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13 April 2006
LOVELL, Robert (1630?-1690). \KPambotanologia\k. Sive, enchiridion botanicum. Or, a Compleat Herball ... touching Trees, Shrubs ... Flowers, &c... Oxford: W.H. for R. Davis, 1665. 12°. With the final 4 leaves of errata and advertisements, title a cancel as usual (short tear at inner margin of title, occasional light discolouration). Contemporary calf (a few repairs, spine rubbed, 2 corners worn, later endpapers).
Second edition of the botanist Lovell's first book containing, inter alia, a list of 250 authors cited and an appendix containing 'such Trees, Shrubbs, Plants and Fruits, which grow in the East and West Indies' with the names in Mexican where appropriate. Wing L2344; Henrey 235.
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