Lot 1657: [Botany]. Dunthorne, G. Flower and fruit prints of
November 28, 2012
Haarlem, NetherlandsLive Auction
Description: [Botany]. Dunthorne, G. Flower and fruit prints of the 18th and early 19th centuries. Their history, makers and uses, with a catalogue raisonné of the works in which they are found. Staten Island, M. Martino, 1970, XIV,275,(2)p., plates, orig. giltlettered cl., 4to. = Facs. reprint of the ed. Washington, 1938. AND 2 others: B.D. JACKSON, Guide to the Literature of Botany, being a classified selection of botanical works, including nearly 6000 titles not given in Pritzel's 'Thesaurus' (Mansfield, n.d., orig. cl. Facs. reprint of the ed. London, 1881) and E.D. MERRILL and E.H. WALKER, A Bibliography of Eastern Asiatic Botany (Ibid., n.d., orig. cl. Facs. reprint of the ed. Jamaica Plain, 1938). - ADDED: 4 other bibliographies, i.a. on aeronautics and mountaineering.