London, South Kensington
20 October 2000
OEDER, Georg Christian von. [Flora Danica] Icones plantarum sponte nascentium in reginis Daniae et Norvegiae, [Copenhagen]: Claudius Philibertus, 1761-66. 2°, fascicles I-III (volume I) only, 3 half titles, title printed in red and black with woodcut vignette, 180 engraved plates, 179 hand-coloured (folding plate LXI with short tear, LXIII and CXXXIII slightly cropped by publisher, LXXXVII short tear not affecting image, CXLIX with old repair to folding margin, some fraying and spotting of bottom right corner of margins, occasional light spots and thumb-marks), contemporary calf, spine with gilt decoration (rubbed, a little worn), library stamps to verso of title. FIRST EDITION. Nissen BBI 2249.
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