LOT 470
SOLD €800,00

[Botanica] Berghuis

De Nederlandsche Boomgaard, beschreven en uitgegeven door het bestuur der vereeniging tot regeling en verbetering van de vruchtsoorten te Boskoop, met afbeeldingen naar de natuur door S. Berghuis (...) van eene voorrede voorzien door Dr. H.C. van Hall. [Two parts in one volume]. Groningen, J.B. Wolters, 1864 [=1868].

Small folio, new binding, halfleather with marbled boards; frontispiece in chromolithography after O. Erelman, portrait William III in colour, title and title vol. I with vignette, (2),XXVI,(4),120,72,32,24,2,8 pp. + index and 122 of 124 chromolithographic plates of apples (60), pears (35), cherries (8), plums (11), peaches (4) and apricots (4). The first volume with apples, the second volume (no separate title) with pears, cherries, plums, peaches and apricots. Several text pages with restoration, a few plates with mild browning, a few plates trimmed short; else a very good example of this originally separately published copy, almost never offered in complete condition.

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