- 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.