Collectif / A. Vasset & A Guillot - Meilleurs Fruits au début du XXe siècle. Histoire, description, origine - 1903

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Collectif / A. Vasset & A Guillot - Meilleurs Fruits au début du XXe siècle. Histoire, description, origine - 1903
Boekbanden, Botanica, Natuurlijke historie - Aantal: 1 - Boek

First edition of this gorgeous work created by the Section de Pomologie de la Société nationale d'Horticulture de France. Reference book, republished in 1928.

Illustrated with 250 engravings (approx.) after the drawings of A. Vasset and A. Guillot including several tipped-in - Text on double page mounted on tabs: apples, grapes, strawberries, pears, figs, etc.

Notice on each species, with description of the tree and the fruit; soils, subjects, situations, exhibitions, etc.; cultural observations on the shapes, sizes, insects and diseases. Everything followed by tables of the classification of varieties by period of maturity and by affinity for each form.

"The Section of Pomology, which has devoted itself for several years to the in-depth study and search for the best fruits, has the intention to publish a book under the title Meilleurs Fruits au début du XXe siècle.
“The Section stopped at the study of 250 varieties recognized as the best among all types.”

Collective.

Meilleurs Fruits au début du XXe siècle. Histoire, description, origine et synonymie de deux cent cinquante variétés fruitières recommandées. Notice sur chaque genre, avec description de l'arbre et du fruit; sols, sujets, situations, expositions, etc. observations culturales sur les formes, la taille, les insectes et les maladies. Everything followed by tables of the classification of varieties by period of maturity and by affinity for each form.

Paris, au siège de la Société no date ( 1903)
Octavo with 632pp

Beautiful binding in half shagreen, spine with raised bands adorned with the title in gilded lettering and a beautiful fleuron stamped in gold and repeated.
In excellent condition. Fresh and clean inside, some very rare mildew.

Kavelgegevens
Object
Boek
Aantal boeken
1
Onderwerp
Boekbanden, Botanica, Natuurlijke historie
Auteur/ Illustrator
Collectif / A. Vasset & A Guillot
Boektitel
Meilleurs Fruits au début du XXe siècle. Histoire, description, origine
Staat
Fraai
Publicatiejaar oudste item.
1903
Druk
Eerste druk
Taal
Frans
Oorspronkelijke taal
Ja
Band
Halfleer
Aantal pagina‘s.
632
Afmetingen
27×18 cm
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