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66 2277 Botany Blume C L
66 2277 Botany  Blume C L
66 2277 Botany  Blume C L
66 2277 Botany  Blume C L
66 2277 Botany  Blume C L
66 2277 Botany  Blume C L
66 2277 Botany  Blume C L
66/2277 [Botany]. Blume, C.L. Flora Javae nec non insularum adjacentium./ Flora Javae nec non insularum adjacentium. Nova series. Brussels, H. Remy for J. Frank, 1828(-1851) (first 3 vols.); Leyden/ Amst., the author/ C.G. Sulpke, 1858 (Nova series), text vol.: 12 parts in 1 vol.; 3 plate vols. (incl. Nova series with (8),VI,162 textp.), in total 313 (fold./ double-p.) (hand)col. lithogr. botanical plates (incl. 25 monochr. plates) and 1 tinted lithogr. view (frontisp. to the Nova series), modern unif. giltlettered hcl. w. marbled boards, folio.

- Bookplate of "Carl Viol" on verso of title-p. of text vol. and of Nova series. Text vol. for the most part foxed and 1 leaf restored in lower blank margin; one text leaf lacks upper blank corner; the section of the Cupuliferae lacks one plate (no.16); the plates are partly (sl.) foxed/ sl. yellowed (some of the monochr. plates worse); occas. offsetting in Nova series of plates on opposite blank leaf (but in the case of folding leaves offsetting on opposite half of the plate); plate vols. without title-p.

= Nissen, BBI 174 (our copy with a different order of binding the various plate sections) and 175; Pritzel 845 and 847; Bastin/ Brommer note 198 and 212 (all calling for a total of 308 plates); Landwehr, Dutch Books w. Col. Plates 30. The extra plates are 2 plates of the Filices family and 4 of the Lorantheae family. Very rare and majestically illustrated standard work on the flora of Java, of which the Nova series deals exclusively with orchids. SEE ILLUSTRATIONS PLATE LXXXV.

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