225 items found
Iconographia mycologica et supplementum. I-V. [Complete].
Mediolani, Società Botanica Italiana and Trento, Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Trento, 1981-1982 [REPRINT]. In five volumes. 4to (24.7 x 16.2 cm). Text and 1,250 very fine coloured plates, all after watercolours by the author. Uniform half calf over leather-patterned boards. Spines with five raised bands, gilt-bordered compartments and gilt title. Front boards with gilt title.Read more
Meeuse, A. D. J.
Angiosperms - Past and present. Phylogenetic botany and interpretative floral morphology of the flowering plants.
New Delhi, Institute for the Advancement of Science and Culture, 1965. 4to (24.1 x 18.3 cm). Frontispiece photo (of Hugo de Vries standing next to and dwarfed by a flower of Amorphophallus titanum Becc.); [ii], 228 pp.; 21 text figures, plate. Publisher's embossed cloth with gilt title on the spine and front board.Read more
Premier Congrès Scientifique Internationale du Tabac / First International Scientific Tobacco Congress. Paris - Bergerac Septembre 1955.
Paris, CORESTA,1956. Two volumes in three. Large 8vo (25.5 x 17.8 cm). Two full colour frontispieces (mounted), lxxx, 803; 10 pp. numerous text figures, 15 plates. Original uniform printed cloth (both main volumes), and blind blue wrappers (CORESTA list of founders, members, programs and statutes). Marbled endpapers.Read more
Savulesco, T. (ed.)
Flora Republicii Populare Romine. I - IV.
Bucaresti, Academiae Reipublicae Popularis Romanicae, 1952-1956. Four volumes in four. Large 8vo (23.5 x 17.0 cm). Eight title pages (two in each volume); 3029 pp. [(1952): xlviii, 659; II(1953): 702; III(1955): 662; IV(1956): 958]; and 472 plates [96;108;104;164]. Uniform blind-stamped blue cloth with silver title on the spines and front boards.Read more
[Original orchid drawings and descriptions]
Amsterdam, [unpublished], ca. 1950-1975. A huge collection of more than a thousand sketches, drawings (b/w line drawings in pencil or ink, and in [full] colour) of wild orchids, with additional annotations - in Dutch, with Latin names. On 376 leaves, including 41 partially or (near) completely in original watercolours. Preserved in contemporary folders, titled by the author.Read more
Exell, A. W.
Catalogue of the vascular plants of S. Tomé (with Principe and Annobon). [AND] Supplement Catalogue of the vascular plants of S. Tomé (with Principe and Annobon). [AND] Corrected proof of the Supplement.
London, The Trustees of the British Museum, 1944-1956. Two papers in three. 8vo (24.6 x 18.8 cm) 551 pp. [xi, 428; 58; 54]; three maps; 32 [26; 3; 3] large text illustrations. Original green buckram with gilt title on the spine (main work); green printed wrappers (Supplement), and plain brown wrappers (proof copy).Read more
Toni, J. de [= G. de Toni]
Diagnoses algarum novarum. Post sylloges editionem descriptarum. I (Centuriae I-XI) [AND] II (Centuria I). [All published].
Brixia [Brescia], privately published by the author (and heirs?), 1937-1955. 12 parts in 12 (17.7 x 13.6 cm). 1200 pages. (Near) contemporary uniform brown cloth with gilt title on the spines.Read more