Emm. Le Maout - Botanique . organographie et Taxonomie. Histoire naturelle des familles végétales et des [...] - 1854

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Emm. Le Maout - Botanique . organographie et Taxonomie. Histoire naturelle des familles végétales et des [...] - 1854
Biology, Botany, Natural History - Quantity: 1 - Hand coloured illustrations - Book

XXXVIII, 388 pp. Tinted frontisp., 19 tinted plates (2 with brown inkspot on the top, without touching the images), 23 handcoloured woodengravings, numerous small and larger ills. in the text.
Half calf, spine damaged, front board loose, boards worn. First part quite some loose pages and quires. A rather mediocre copy, needs rebinding, but with beautiful illustrations.

* Jean-Emmanuel-Marie Le Maout (29 December 1799, Guingamp – 23 June 1877, Paris) was a French naturalist.
In 1842, Le Maout qualified as a physician at the University of Paris, where he became a demonstrator of natural sciences in the Faculty of Medicine. Later he gave private lessons in literature and natural history.

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Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Biology, Botany, Natural History
Author/ Illustrator
Emm. Le Maout
Book Title
Botanique . organographie et Taxonomie. Histoire naturelle des familles végétales et des [...]
Condition
Poor
Publication year oldest item
1854
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Paris, L. Curmer
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Extras
Hand coloured illustrations
Dimensions
28×19 cm
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