Arboretum Amazonicum. Iconographia dos Mais Importantes Vegetaes Espontaneos e Cultivados da Regiao, Amazonica. 4 Parts bound as one

By: Huber, Jaques

Price: $300.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


1900-1906 four parts bound as one, 44 [7] 40 ff with black and white and sepia photographic plates, 4 title pages. Royal forto with 3/4 cloth, black cloth spine with gilt, black corners the cloth has disappeared, paper hard boards with a modernist design in green, black and brown. Spine is worn, joints starting, interior end papers with an Amerindian inspired design, front end paper has some small chips. Text pages have some small thumbing marks but otherwise clean and unmarked, paper a bit aged and toned but in nice condition. Interior in good condition, cover in fair-good condition. A scarce copy of the major work by French botanist Jaques/Jakob Huber, who went to the Amazon in the late 1890s. ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: Arboretum Amazonicum. Iconographia dos Mais Importantes Vegetaes Espontaneos e Cultivados da Regiao, Amazonica. 4 Parts bound as one

Author Name: Huber, Jaques

Categories: Natural History, History: South America,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Para, Musee Paraense de Historia Natural e Ethnographia: 1900

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 004935

Keywords: Amazon; Brasil; Tropical Rain Forest Flora,