Sale: 348 / Rare Books, Nov. 17./18. 2008 in Hamburg Lot 345

 
Jean Francois G. Ph. Gaudin - Flora Helvetica, 8 Bde. 1828.


 
345
Jean Francois G. Ph. Gaudin
Flora Helvetica, 8 Bde. 1828.
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 580
Sold:
€ 468 / $ 542

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Gaudin, J., Flora Helvetica sive historia stirpium hucusque cognitarum in Helvetia et in tractibus conterminis. 7 vols. With 28 coloured copper plates (3 folding). Zurich, Orell & Füssli 1828-33. Contemp. half calf with gilt lettered spine and decorations. 8vo.
Nissen 691. - Pritzel 3239. - Jackson p. 342. - Junk 4444. - Lonchamp 1153. - First edition of the important 19th century Swiss flora. - Text slightly browned and brownstained in places. Binding somewhat rubbed. - Attached: Idem, Synopsis Florae Helveticae. Opus posthum continuatum et editum a I. P. Monnard. Inidem. 1836. Contemp. half calf with some gilt spine. XVI, 824 pp., 1 l. - Pritzel 3240. - Jackson p. 342. - Brownstained in places. Edges rubbed.

345
Jean Francois G. Ph. Gaudin
Flora Helvetica, 8 Bde. 1828.
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 580
Sold:
€ 468 / $ 542

(incl. 20% surcharge)