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[CARIBBEAN]. ROCHEFORT, CHARLES DE. Naturrlyke en Zedelyke Historie van d'Eylanden de Voor-Eylanden van Amerika... Rotterdam, 1662. 4to, 200 x 150 mm., contemporary vellum. First Dutch Edition, engraved frontispiece, 6 engraved plates and 36 engravings in text. Sabin 72320 -- ROCHEFORT. Histoire Naturelle et Morale de Iles Antilles de l'Amerique... Rotterdam, 1665. 4to, 220 x 170 mm., contemporary vellum, some darkening; some browning and staining. Second Edition, 3 engraved folding plates and 44 engravings in text. Hunt 302; Sabin 72316 -- ROCHEFORT. Histoire Naturelle et Morale des Isles Antilles de l'Amerique... Rotterdam, 1681. 4to, 232 x 175 mm., contemporary vellum; light browning. Reissue of the 1665 edition with addition of 43pp. supplement, which appears here for the first time. Sabin 72318 -- NICOLSON, P. Essai sur l'Histoire Naturelle de l'Isle de Saint-Domingue... Paris, 1776. 8vo, 195 x 120 mm., contemporary calf, upper joint cracked. FIRST EDITION, engraved title and 10 engraved folding plates. Sabin 55259 -- SWARTZ, OLOF PETER. Flora Indiae Occidentalis... Erlangen, 1797-1806. 3 vols., 8vo, 209 x 125 mm., contemporary half vellum; light dampstaining. 29 engraved plates. Stafleu & Cowan TL2 13531. All Kenneth K. Mackenzie, Horticultural Society of N.Y., bookplates. (7)

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[CARIBBEAN]. ROCHEFORT, CHARLES DE. Naturrlyke en Zedelyke Historie van d'Eylanden de Voor-Eylanden van Amerika... Rotterdam, 1662. 4to, 200 x 150 mm., contemporary vellum. First Dutch Edition, engraved frontispiece, 6 engraved plates and 36 engravings in text. Sabin 72320 -- ROCHEFORT. Histoire Naturelle et Morale de Iles Antilles de l'Amerique... Rotterdam, 1665. 4to, 220 x 170 mm., contemporary vellum, some darkening; some browning and staining. Second Edition, 3 engraved folding plates and 44 engravings in text. Hunt 302; Sabin 72316 -- ROCHEFORT. Histoire Naturelle et Morale des Isles Antilles de l'Amerique... Rotterdam, 1681. 4to, 232 x 175 mm., contemporary vellum; light browning. Reissue of the 1665 edition with addition of 43pp. supplement, which appears here for the first time. Sabin 72318 -- NICOLSON, P. Essai sur l'Histoire Naturelle de l'Isle de Saint-Domingue... Paris, 1776. 8vo, 195 x 120 mm., contemporary calf, upper joint cracked. FIRST EDITION, engraved title and 10 engraved folding plates. Sabin 55259 -- SWARTZ, OLOF PETER. Flora Indiae Occidentalis... Erlangen, 1797-1806. 3 vols., 8vo, 209 x 125 mm., contemporary half vellum; light dampstaining. 29 engraved plates. Stafleu & Cowan TL2 13531. All Kenneth K. Mackenzie, Horticultural Society of N.Y., bookplates. (7)
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