Great Flower Books p.131; Nissen BBI 1600; Pritzel 7475; Stafleu & Cowan 8810. (3)" /> REGNAULT, Nicolas François (1746-1810) & Genevive de Nangis REGNAULT (b.1746). <I>La Botanique mise a la Portée de tout le Monde ou Collection des Plantes d' Usage dans la Medecine, dans les Alimens et dans les Arts.</I> Paris: chez l' Auteur, [1770]-1774-[1780]. 3 volumes, 2° (457 x 320mm). 3 hand-coloured engraved titles within decorative floral borders, 397 hand-coloured engraved plates by or after the Regnaults only (of 472), folding "Table des noms des Plantes" at the end of vol. II (title page of vol. III trimmed and laid down, some mainly marginal staining and repairs but a few plates affected in vol. III, occasional light browning, spotting and staining). Contemporary speckled calf, spines gilt in compartments with red and black morocco lettering-pieces, red edges (vol. III rebound in later old-style calf and with darker red edges, corners of all vols. rubbed and bumped). Blunt & Stearn p.171; Brunet IV, 1186; Cleveland 517; Dunthorne 256; Sitwell <I>Great Flower Books</I> p.131; Nissen <I>BBI</I> 1600; Pritzel 7475; Stafleu & Cowan 8810. (3)|
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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 374

    REGNAULT, Nicolas François (1746-1810) & Genevive de Nangis REGNAULT (b.1746). La Botanique mise a la Portée de tout le Monde ou Collection des Plantes d' Usage dans la Medecine, dans les Alimens et dans les Arts. Paris: chez l' Auteur, [1770]-1774-[1780]. 3 volumes, 2° (457 x 320mm). 3 hand-coloured engraved titles within decorative floral borders, 397 hand-coloured engraved plates by or after the Regnaults only (of 472), folding "Table des noms des Plantes" at the end of vol. II (title page of vol. III trimmed and laid down, some mainly marginal staining and repairs but a few plates affected in vol. III, occasional light browning, spotting and staining). Contemporary speckled calf, spines gilt in compartments with red and black morocco lettering-pieces, red edges (vol. III rebound in later old-style calf and with darker red edges, corners of all vols. rubbed and bumped). Blunt & Stearn p.171; Brunet IV, 1186; Cleveland 517; Dunthorne 256; Sitwell Great Flower Books p.131; Nissen BBI 1600; Pritzel 7475; Stafleu & Cowan 8810. (3)

    Price Realised  

    REGNAULT, Nicolas François (1746-1810) & Genevive de Nangis REGNAULT (b.1746). La Botanique mise a la Portée de tout le Monde ou Collection des Plantes d' Usage dans la Medecine, dans les Alimens et dans les Arts. Paris: chez l' Auteur, [1770]-1774-[1780]. 3 volumes, 2° (457 x 320mm). 3 hand-coloured engraved titles within decorative floral borders, 397 hand-coloured engraved plates by or after the Regnaults only (of 472), folding "Table des noms des Plantes" at the end of vol. II (title page of vol. III trimmed and laid down, some mainly marginal staining and repairs but a few plates affected in vol. III, occasional light browning, spotting and staining). Contemporary speckled calf, spines gilt in compartments with red and black morocco lettering-pieces, red edges (vol. III rebound in later old-style calf and with darker red edges, corners of all vols. rubbed and bumped). Blunt & Stearn p.171; Brunet IV, 1186; Cleveland 517; Dunthorne 256; Sitwell Great Flower Books p.131; Nissen BBI 1600; Pritzel 7475; Stafleu & Cowan 8810. (3)


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