New York, East
5 June 1997
HALLER, ALBRECHT VON. Historia Stirpium Indigenarum Helvetiae... Berne, 1768. 3 vols. in one, folio 379 x 235 mm., contemporary calf, some wear to joints and edges. FISRT EDITION, engraved title vignette and 48 engraved plates, many folding. Nissen BBI 774; Stafleu & Cowan TL2 2311.
Provenance: John Cookney, bookplate; Kenneth K. Mackenzie, Horticultural Society of New York, bookplate.
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