Groseillier [from La Belgique horticole. Journal des serres et des vergers].
Item ID 70920
Liége, published by the editor, 1855. 8vo-sized (23.6 x 15.2 cm). Fine illustration of four varieties of gooseberries ( Ribes ), engraved in stone by the famous botanical engraver Georges Severeijns, or Severeyns. Slight age-toning and offsetting, a few small chips and creases in the (left) outer margins, otherwise very good, clean. Nissen BBI, 2218. Fine gooseberries. Gooseberry growing was popular in the 19th-century