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HALLER, Albrech Von

Enumeratio plantarum horti regii et agri Gottingensis. Aucta et emendata.

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Published: Göttingen Viduam Abrami Vandenhoeckii, 1753

Stock Code: 121700

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Notes

Second edition, greatly enlarged, of Von Haller's 1743 work Brevis Enumeratio Stirpium Horti Goettingensis. Haller organised the botanical garden at Göttingen University during his professorial tenure; this work is a classification of the plants in the garden, utilising Haller's own non-Linnaean taxonomical system.

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Description

Octavo (158 x 93 mm). Contemporary calf, brown label and gilt compartments within raised bands to spine, floral decoration stamped in blind to cover edges, marbled endpapers, red edges.

Illustrations

Engraved vignette of garden to title page.

Condition

Small chip at foot of spine, minor wear to boards. A very good copy.

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