The Besler Florilegium; Plants Of The Four Seasons

New York: Abrams, 1989. Hardcover. Foreword by Pierre Gascar. Introduction and commentaries on the plates by Gerard G. Aymonin. Translated from the French by Eileen Finletter and Jean Ayer. 373 full-page color plates, 13 text illustrations in full color. Consists of plates from Besler's HORTUS EYSTETTENSIS, first published in 1613. Captions in Latin and English. Notes and commentaries in English. Bound in publisher's original white cloth with the title in gilt on the spine. 15 1/4 inches by 12 inches by 2 inches. Fine condition in a fine dust jacket and fine slipcase. Unread, still in original shrink wrap. Fine / fine. Item #9002353

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