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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$540
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Die Orchidaceen Deutschlands, Deutsch-Oesterreichs und der Schweiz

Author:
Schulze, Max

Place:
Gera

Publisher:
Fr. Eughen Köhler's Verlag

Date:
1894

Description:
With 93 chromolithographed plates, & 1 monochrome plate, all of orchids & orchid parts; steel-engraved frontispiece portrait. 9¾x6½, original half cloth & boards, new endpapers. Superbly detailed chromolithographs of seventy varieties of orchids, some being illustrated with multiple plates. There are only 92 chromolithographed plates called for, but this copy has a duplicate of plate 20b, bound after plate 24. There is no plate 25, nor text for one, as issued. A small typed slip is inserted at the title-page, "Berlin-Lichterfeld/ Hugo Bermühler Verlag."

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Condition:
Some minor staining and edge wear to the boards, spine rubbed; notes in German on the verso of the final blank leaf, a very good copy, plates clean and unfoxed.


 
Item number:
125492
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