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BOTANY

including Algae, Fungi, and Works on Gardens and Gardening A High-class Monograph on Orchids

THE GENUS MASDEVALLIA, issued by the Marquis of Lothian, chiefly from Plants in the Collection of Orchids at New battle Abbey, plates and descriptions by Miss Florence H. Woolward, Additional Notes by F. C. Lehmann, German Consul in the Republic of Colombia. Complete in 9 parts, square folio, with 87 finely coloured plates, 61 woodcuts, and a map; in the original wrappers 1896

Only a few copies remain in this coloured state, and, as far as they can be supplied, are each offered at £8. 8s. instead of at the Subscription price of £13. 10s.

For a substantial binding in half morocco 21s will be charged.

Orchid Collectors and lovers of beautiful flowers should hasten to secure a subscription copy, as but ten remain for sale.

Every desirable detail of each genus and species is reproduced, the whole being accurately coloured under the eyes of Miss Woolward.

ACHARIUS. Lichenographia Universalis. 4to., a special copy, with a very

large number of carefully executed coloured drawings in addition to the 14 coloured plates; bound in two volumes, calf neat Gottinga, 1810 AGARDH (C. A.). Species Algarum. 3 pts. in 1 vol., 8vo., calf gilt, by Bedford; fine copy Gryphiswaldiæ, 1821-28 Lundæ, 1824 the same. 12mo., calf gilt, by Bedford; fine copy 1824 ICONES ALGARUM EUROPEARUM. 8vo., 40 exquisitely coloured plates; half calf Leipzic, 1828-35

Systema Algarum. 12mo., half calf

(J. G.). SPECIES GENERA et ORDINES ALGARUM. 3 vols. in 4, 8vo.,
half calf
Lunda, 1848-Lipsia, 1880
Vols. I-II in 3 vols., 8vo., calf gilt, by Bedford; fine
1848-63

the same.

copy

AITKEN (E.). Elementary Text-Book of Botany. Cr. 8vo., woodcuts;

1891

cloth

◊ ALLIONIUS. FLORA PEDEMONTANA, sive enumeratio methodica stirpium indigenarum Pedemontanii, auctore CAROLO ALLIONIO. 3 vols. in 1, folio, 92 plates; bds. uncut; or old calf (cracked) 1785

1 AMO y MORA (D. Mariano del). FLORA FANEROGÁMICA de la Peninsula IBERICA 6 Descripcion de las Plantas Cotyledóneas que crecen en ESPAÑA Y PORTUGAL. 6 vols., 8vo., half calf neat Granada, 1871-73

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12 ANDREWS (H. C.). GERANIUMS: or a Monograph of the Genus. GERANIUM: containing Figures of all the known Species and numerous beautiful Varieties. 4to., 94 (of 124) beautifully coloured plates; russia gilt

1805

1840

13 BAINES (H.). The Flora of Yorkshire. 8vo., half calf neat

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14 BALDWIN (H.). The Orchids of New England. Roy. 8vo., illustrations;
cloth
New York, 1884

15 BELGIQUE HORTICOLE (La). Annales de Botanique et d'Horti-
culture redigée par E. MORREN. A COMPLETE SET from the beginning
in 1851 to 1885 inclusive, or vols. I-XXXV, including a General Index
to the first twenty volumes;-35 vols. royal 8vo. with many hundreds
of beautiful COLOURED plates, besides a great number of portraits and other
plates; thirty-four vols. neatly and uniformly half bound, the last vol. in
numbers
Liége, 1851-85 10 00
16 BENTHAM (G.). Handbook of the BRITISH FLORA. 2 vols., 8vo., with
illustrations from drawings by Fitch; cloth
1865
17 BENTHAM. Handbook of the British Flora. Fourth Edition. 12mo.,
1878

2 12

cloth

18 BENTHAM (G.) ET J. D. HOOKER. GENERA PLANTARUM ad exemplaria imprimis in Herbariis Kewensibus servata definita. 3 vols., 1862-83-INDEX GENERUM PHANEROGAMORUM, conscripsit T. DURAND. 1888-together, 4 vols. impl. 8vo., half morocco, gilt tops, uncut; 1862-88 19 BERKELEY (M. J.). Handbook of British Mosses. 8vo., 24 coloured plates; 1863

RARE

cloth

20 BERLESE (A. N.). ICONES FUNGORUM ad usum SYLLOGES SACCARDIANAE adcomodatae. Fasciculi I-III in 4 parts, impl. 8vo., 123 plates containing many hundreds of coloured figures; in wrappers

Asculi Picenorum, 1890-92 21 BLUFF (M. J.) et C. A. Fingerhuth. Compendium Flora Germaniæ. 2 vols., 16mo., pp. xlii and 1545; half morocco neat Norimberga, 1825 22 Bock (H.). (Sig. Al) Kreuter Buch Darinn der Kreütter Underscheid/Nammen und Würcking/so in unsern Teutschen Landen wachsen. Folio, several hundred woodcuts; without the title, also 1 leaf in MS.; old calf; RARE [Strasburg], 1546 23 BONAVIA (E.) Philosophical Notes on Botanical Subjects. 8vo., woodcuts; sd. 1892

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Vols. II and III will appear this year.

1886

32 BRITTEN (J.) and R. HOLLAND. A Dictionary of English Plant-Names.
8vo., pp. x, 618, and 23; half green morocco, gilt top, uncut
33 BROWN (R.). Prodromus Flora Nova Hollandiæ et Insula Van-Diemen.
Vol. I, pp.145-590. 8vo., half green morocco, gilt top, uncut, rare 1810
Miscellaneous Botanical Works. 2 vols., thick 8vo., cloth; and a
folio atlas of 38 plates, bds.
1866

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rvm & Animalium, ad artem Medicam vtilium . . . Authore Petro
Borello... Sm. Svo., calf
Castris, 1666
25 BORSCOW (E.). Die Süsswasser-Bacillariaceen (DIATOMACEEN) des Süd-
Westlichen Russlands. Erste Lieferung. 4to., 2 coloured plates;
half calf neat
Kiew, 1873
26 BORY DE ST. VINCENT. Voyage autour du Monde, sur le Corvette LA
COQUILLE, 1822-25: CRYPTOGAMIE, par BORY de St. VINCENT. 1 vol.,
roy. 4to., and 1 vol., impl. folio, 39 plates, the majority being coloured;
bds.
1826-28
27 BOWER (F. O.). A Course of practical Instruction in Botany. Part I.
Cr. 8vo., woodcuts; cloth

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1888 29 BRAITHWAITE (R.). British Moss Flora. Pts. 1-16, forming vols. I-II, impl. 8vo., 84 plates; in parts (pub. £4. 5s 6d) [1880]-95 30 BRITTEN (J.) and G. S. BOULGER. Biographical Index of British and 1893

Irish Botanists. 8vo., cloth

31 BRITTON and BROWN'S ILLUSTRATED FLORA of the N. United States, Canada and the British Possessions. Vol. I, royal 8vo., with 4000 illustrations; cloth

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BRUN (J.). Diatomées des Alpes et du Jura, et de la Région Suisse et Française des Environs de Genève. 8vo., 9 plates; half morocco, gilt top, uncut 1880 [BRUTEL de la RIVIERE]. Catalogue de la Bibliothèque du Jardin Botanique de Buitzenorg. Impl. 8vo., sd. Batavia, 1894 BUCHENAU (F.). Flora der Nordwestdeutschen Tiefebene. Cr. 8vo., xv and 550 pp.; sd. Leipzig, 1894

BURNAT et GREMLI. Catalogue Raisonné des Hieracium des Alpes Maritimes. Roy. 8vo., half calf 1883

O CALCUTTA. ANNALS of the ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN. Folio
I. The Species of FICUS of the INDO-MALAYAN and CHINESE COUNTRIES. By
George KING. 2 pts. and Appendix. 240 plates; in three portfolios
(pub. £3. 15s 6d)
1887-89

II. The Species of ARTOCARPUS indigenous to BRITISH INDIA; the INDO-
MALAYAN Species of QUERCUS and CASTANOPSIS. By George KING.

104 plates; in portfolio (pub. £1. 128 6d)

1889

I CHABRÆUS.

IV. The ANONACEE of BRITISH INDIA. By George KING. 220 plates; in
portfolio (pub. £3. 10s)
1893
CAMPBELL (D. H.). The Structure and Development of the Mosses and
Ferns. 8vo., woodcuts; cloth
1895
Stirpium Icones et Sciographia
Authore DOMINICO
CHABREO... Folio, with several thousands of pretty woodcuts; vellum
Geneva, 1666
COHN (F.). KRYPTOGAMEN-FLORA VON SCHLESIEN. Vols. I-III, second
half, pt. 3, 8vo., in three volumes half calf and three sewed parts
Breslau, 1876-94
COLDSTREAM (W.). Illustrations of some of the GRASSES of the SOUTHERN
PUNJAB. Large folio, 38 coloured plates; bds.
1889

4 COMMELIN. Horti Medici Amstelodamensis Rariorum . . . Plantarum ...
Descriptio et Icones . . . Auctore Joanne Commelino . . . 2 vols., folio,
frontispieces and 224 finely engraved plates; old calf gilt

Amstelodami, 1697-1701

3 COOKE (M. C.). ILLUSTRATIONS of BRITISH FUNGI, [with SUPPLEMENT]. 8 vols., roy. 8vo., with 1198 colour-printed plates; in parts, as issued 1881-91 1881-91

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the same. 8 vols., roy. 8vo., half calf, uncut

"Letterpress descriptions of all the Species contained in these Illustrations are issued in GREVILLEA."

7 COOKE (M. C.). BRITISH FRESHWATER ALGE, exclusive of Desmidies and
Diatomaceæ. 2 vols., 8vo., 130 coloured plates; brown morocco, gilt
tops; VERY SCARCE

1882-84
1882-84

the same.

2 vols., 8vo., half calf, gilt tops, uncut

1887

BRITISH DESMIDS. A Supplement to British Fresh-Water Algæ.
8vo., 66 coloured plates; morocco, gilt top
Romance of Low Life amongst Plants. 8vo., woodcuts; cloth 1893
Introduction to the Study of Fungi. 8vo., pp. x, 360;

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1 COOKE (M. C.). Mycographia, seu Icones Fungorum.
Fungi from all parts of the World. Vol. I (all published), impl. 8vo.,
113 coloured plates; in parts

1879
1879

the same. Impl. 8vo., half calf neat

54 CURTIS (W.). FLORA LONDINENSIS: containing a History of the Plants indigenous to Great Britain, enlarged by GEORGE GRAVES and WILLIAM JACKSON HOOKER. 5 vols. folio, with an immense number of finely coloured plates, containing figures of the natural size; half

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55 CURTIS. FLORA LONDINENSIS. 3 vols., 434 coloured plates, no title to the third volume, 1777-98-CONTINUATION by GRAVES and HOOKER. Comprising the fourth and fifth volumes of their edition, 216 coloured plates, 1819-28-together, 5 vols. folio, russia extra; from the Library of Lord

1777-1828 22 10

Haldon

56 CURTIS'S BOTANICAL MAGAZINE.

A COMPLETE SET from the beginning in 1787 to 1885, inclusive, with General Indexes. 114 vols. in 93, royal 8vo. with nearly 7000 COLOURED plates, and text to each; uniformly hf. bound in dark purple morocco gilt, UNCUT; two of the Index vols. as published; A VERY FINE SET

1787-1885 140 0

(FIRST SERIES) 53 vols. 1787-1826; SECOND SERIES, 17 vols. (or
vols. 54-70) 1826-44; THIRD SERIES, 41 vols. 1845-85.
57 CURTIS'S BOTANICAL MAGAZINE, complete up to

1868, including a General Index ;-95 vols. in 54, royal
8vo. with nearly 6000 coloured plates; the first two series in
hf. green roan gilt, the third series in hf. green morocco gilt,
UNCUT; an excellent set
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another set, 1787-1848, forming 74 vols. with 3 vols. of Index ;-77 vols., royal 8vo. with 4416 coloured plates; uniformly and neatly whole bound in fifty-five vols. in bright calf gilt; A VERY FINE SET 1787-1848 4000

another set, from the beginning of the NEW SERIES in 1827 to 1866, inclusive, forming 39 vols., royal 8vo., containing 2913 COLOURED PLATES; uniformly half bound in green morocco gilt

The first series is of little commercial value. To anyone happening to possess the first series, the last described of the above sets, comprising as it does all that is rare and important, would be a most desirable acquisition.

1827-66 42 10)

60 CURTIS (W.). Practical Observations on the British Grasses. 8vo., half 1824 05

calf neat, gilt top, uncut

61 DARWIN (Erasmus). The Botanic Garden, a Poem, in two parts; containing the Economy of Vegetation and the Loves of the Plants. 8vo., portrait and plates; half calf

1824

A curious admixture of science and allegory. 62 DARWIN (C.). On the various Contrivances by which British and Foreign Orchids are fertilized by Insects, and on the good effects of intercrossing. 8vo., woodcuts; cloth (a little worn)

1862 04

63 DAVIS (J. R. A.). The Flowering Plant, as illustrating the First Principles of Botany. Post 8vo., woodcuts; cloth 1890 02

64 DEAKIN (R.). The Flowering Plants of Tunbridge Wells and Neighbourhood. 8vo., coloured frontispiece and many woodcuts; half morocco, gilt top 1871

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65 DE BARY (A.). Comparative Morphology and Biology of the Fungi, Mycetozoa and Bacteria. Translated by Garnsey, revised by Balfour. Impl. 8vo., 198 woodcuts; Roxburghe binding

Oxford, 1887 66 DE CANDOLLE. PRODROMUS SYSTEMATIS NATURALIS REGNI VEGETABILIS, sive enumeratio contracta Ordinum Generum Specierumque Plantarum, juxta methodi naturalis normas digesta; auctore A. PYRAMO DE CANDOLLE. 17 vols., 8vo., half calf neat

67
the same.
68 DE CANDOLLE (A.).

Paris, 1824-73 10 10 17 vols., 8vo., calf neat and half calf ib. 1824-73 8 10 Origine des Plantes Cultivées. 8vo., cloth Paris, 1883

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69 DIOSCORIDES. Petri Andreæ MATTHIOLI . . . Commentarii . . . in libros sex. DIOSCORIDIS de Medica Materia . . Folio, many woodcuts, principally of Herbs; old stamped pigskin, with Arthur Young's bookplate Venetiis, 1560

An author, to whom the celebrated English herbalists, Parkinson and Gerarde, were much indebted.

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70 DODEL (A.). Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Befruchtungs-Erscheinungen

bei Iris sibirica. Folio, 3 plates; sd.

Zürich, 1891

11 DODOENS. A NIEVVE HERBALL, or Historie of Plantes: wherein is contayned the vvhole discourse and perfect description of all sortes of Herbes and Plantes . . First set foorth in the Doutche or Almaigne tongue, by that learned D. REMBERT DODOENS . . . translated out of French into English, by HENRY LYTE . . . Sm. folio, Black Letter; the title and one or two leaves mended; old calf; RARE

1587

The first and best edition, containing the woodcuts.

A NEW HERBALL, or Historie of Plants . . . First set foorth in the Douch or Almaigne toong, by . . D. REMBERT DODOENS . . . translated by HENRIE LYTE . . . Sm. 4to., Black Letter; old calf 1586 B DODOENS. Florvm, et Coronariarvm Odoratarvmqve nonnvllarvm Herbarvm Historia, REMBERTO DODONEO.. auctore. Antverpiæ, ex officina Christophori Plantini. M.D.LXVIII. Sm. 8vo., numerous woodcuts; vellum

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Historia Frvmentorvm, Legvminvm, Pa-lvstrivm et Aqvati-livm Herbarvm, ac eorvm, qvae eo-perti-nent: REMBERTO DODONAEO.. auctore . . . Antverpiæ, ex officina Christophori Plantini, M.D.LXIX . . Sın. 8vo., numerous woodcuts; vellum

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Pvrgantivm aliarvmqve eo facientivm, tvm et Radicum, Con
uoluulorum ac deleteriarum Herba-rum Historiæ libri IIII. REMBERTO
DODONEO
Antverpiæ, ex officina Christophori
Plantini
M.D.LXXIIII. Sm. 8vo., numerous woodcuts (some
coloured); vellum

auctore.

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An exceedingly desirable series of these rare minor works of Dodoens. The woodcuts are extremely beautiful.

6 DUTHIE (J. F.) and J. B. FULLER. Field and Garden Crops of the North West Provinces (of India) and Oudh. 2 parts forming 1 vol., royal 4to., with 64 COLOURED plates; whole bound Roorkee, 1882

7 DгMOCK (W.), C. J. H. WARDEN, and D. HOOPER. Pharmacographia Indica. A History of the principal Drugs of Vegetable Origin met with in British India. 6 vols. or parts.-Index and Appendix. 1 vol.together 7 vols., 8vo., sd. 1889-93

8 Edinburgh. TRANSACTIONS and Proceedings of the Botanical Society of EDINBURGH. Vols. I-XI, and XII, parts 1 and 2;-in 32 parts, 8vo. with plates; sd., scarce Edinburgh, 1841-75

The Annual Reports of the Society, from the first to the tenth (excepting the second), 1836-7 to 1846-7, also a vol. of Proceedings for 1855 (for which session no Transactions were printed) are included in the above set.

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9 EGENOLPH. Herba'rum Imagines uiuæ. Francoforti Christianus Egenol-phus excudebat. 2 pts. in 1 vol., sm. 4to., numerous beautiful woodcuts; a perfect copy, though stained; in the original vellum wrapper

the same.

[1535-36] 2 pts. in 1 vol., sm. 4to., a fine and perfect copy; bds. [1536] A slight variation in these two copies accounts for the difference in the dates. The first bears the date of 1535 at the end of the first part, the second copy has that of 1536. The dates at the end of the second part are in each copy the same.

num.

31 EGENOLPH. HERBARVM, Ar-borvm, Frvticvm, Frvmentorvm ac LegvmiAnimalium præteræa terrestrium, uolatiliu & aquatilium, aliorumq;, quorum in Medicinis usus est, Simplicium, Imagines, ad ui-uum depictæ, unà cum nomenclaturis corundem usitatis Francoforti, apud Chr. EGENOLPHUM. Sm. 4to., many hundred coloured woodcuts; calf neat

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