Lot 289: Andrews (Henry). Botanists Repository, Comprising Coloured Engravings of New and Old Plants... 1797-, 62 fine hand-coloured engraved plates from the series, out of sequence, most with accompanying text, some light offsetting and a few spots, contents disbound in contemporary green calf, spine rubbed and faded, 4to, together with The Flowering Plants of South Africa, ed. B. Pole Evans, 3 vols. only, 1921-23, 120 hand-coloured plates, one or two text leaves detached or with closed tears, some light offsetting and a few spots, library stamps to title rectos and versos, original brown cloth, small spilts to joints, spine ends rubbed with shelf numbers at foot, 4to, with two others: James Edward Smith's An Introduction to Physiological and Systematical Botany, 1807 and John E. Sowerby's The Ferns of Great Britain, 1835 Sold as a collection of plates not subject to return. (6)
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