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71 2511 Knoop J H
71 2511 Knoop J H
71 2511 Knoop J H
71/2511 Knoop, J.H. Pomologia, dat is Beschryvingen en Afbeeldingen van de beste soorten van Appels en Peeren, welke in Neder- en Hoog-Duitsland, Frankryk, Engelland en elders geagt zyn, en tot dien einde gecultiveert worden. Leeuw., A. Ferwerda, 1758, 1st ed., (4),86,(1)p., title-p. within red borders, contemp. engr. coat of arms and 20 handcol. plates with apples or pears, contemp. hroan, folio. Idem. Fructologia, of Beschryving der Vrugtbomen en Vrugten die men in de hoven plant en onderhoud. Ibid., A. Ferwerda and G. Tresling, 1763, (4),132p., title-p. within red borders, 19 contemp. handcol. engr. plates with cherries, prunes etc., bound unif. w. above. Idem. Dendrologia, of Beschryving der Plantagie-Gewassen. Ibid., iidem, 1763, (4),168[= 166],(4)p., title-p. within red borders., bound unif. w. above. Idem. Beschryving van de Moes- en Keuken-Tuin, Zo van alle Vrugten, Planten en Kruiden die men in dezelve Plant. Ibid., A. Ferwerda and G. Tresling, 1769, (2),235p., bound unif. w. above, folio.

- Text lvs. yellowed/ sl. browned (4th vol. also foxed); title leaf 4th vol. loose. Extremities bindings rubbed.

= The rare first edition, with the plates in UNFOLDED state and on heavy paper. Ad 1 and 2: Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 87 and 91; Nissen, BBI 1078 and 1077. One of the first books on the subject with coloured plates. The handcolouring in the first ed. is generally regarded as the most delicate; ad.4: Bibl. Gastronomica 3317; Landwehr 47. The (very) rare separately published fourth part of the Pomologia, Fructologia, Dendrologia. With its many applications and recipes it is also of great gastronomical value. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXII.

€ (1.500-2.500) 1500