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HILL, John.

1. White Indian Heliotrope. 2. Virginian Pulmonaria. 3. Indian Borage. 4. Violet Cyclamen. 5. Purple Cortusa. 6. Oriental Ophorhiza. 7. Trifid Convolvulus.

Plate 41.

Published: A Compleat Body of Gardening. 1757.

Stock code: 54546

Price: £300

Sale Price: £120

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Dr. John Hill, actor, dramatist, botanist doctor and prolific author was one of the more colourful figures of eighteenth century London. His ‘Eden, or a Complete Body of Gardening’, was one of the most beautiful illustrated botanical books of its time.

Copper engraving. Early colour. Fine condition. Size: 23 x 38 cm. (9 x 15 inches).

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