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Berlin, [not published], 1767. Folio (37.3 x 24.3 cm). Decorative water colour title page, manuscript text within a garland of flowers and insects, and 86 water-colour plates of plants, manuscript index leaf at the end. Preserved in green straight-grained morroco clamshell box with rounded faux-spine with seven raised, gilt-stippled bands; compartments decorated with gilt floral vignettes and title; boards with intricate gilt-stippled and floral borders. Interior green velour.Read more
A finely coloured manuscript - unpublished - depicting exotic and medicinal plants