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67/2275 [Botany]. (Ville, J.B. de). Histoire des plantes de l'Europe, et des plus usitées, qui viennent d'Asie, d'Afrique & d'Amérique; (...) rangée suivant l'ordre du Pinax de Gaspard Bauhin. Lyon, Frères Duplain, 1762, 2 vols., XXXVI,442; (2),445-866,(80)p., over 850 woodcut ills., contemp. unif. calf, gilt spine w. mor. letterpiece, large 12mo.

- Vol. 2 index lvs. partly waterstained; both vols. (sl.) yellowed/ sl. browned; both vols. some scattered (old) owner's entries/ stamps on endpapers and title-p. Bindings worn along extremities; one joint splitting and tops of spine sl. dam.

= Cf. Pritzel 10768 (other eds.). This anonymously written and important herbal, first published 1683, went through several editions. Jean Baptiste de Ville was its first publisher.

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