Lot 210: Salmon (William). Botanologia. The English Herbal: Or, History of Plants Containing I. Their Names, Greek, Latine and English. II. Their Species, or Various Kinds. III. Their Descriptions. IV. Their Places of Growth. V. Their Times of Flowering and Seeding. VI. Their Qualities or Properties. VII. Their Specifications. VIII. Their Preparations, Galenick and Chymick. IX. Their Virtues and Uses. X. A Complete Florilegium of all the Choice Flowers Cultivated by our Florists..., 1st ed., 1710, additional engraved title, title printed in red and black, numerous woodcut botanical illustrations, some toning and spotting throughout, edges untrimmed, marbled endpapers with repaired hinges, 19th century full speckled calf by Zaehnsdorf, rebacked preserving gilt decorated spine, extremities slightly rubbed, folio. Henrey 1308. Without the six-page 'Index morborum' at end. Armorial bookplate of Lord Battersea engraved by C.W. Sherborn, dated 18
Dominic Winter's Printed Books, Maps & Ephemera Auction June 2015
Wednesday, 10th June 2015
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