THE BESLER FLORILEGIUM. Basilius BESLER, Gerard G. Aymonim.

THE BESLER FLORILEGIUM

New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1989. First edition thus. Hardcover. Large folio. Cream cloth boards in pictorial dust jacket, in matching pictorial slipcase with cream cloth at top and bottom edges. Light wear and faint spotting to slipcase. Minor shelfwear to book and jacket; both near fine in very good + slipcase. 542pp. Near fine / near fine. Item #22710
ISBN: 0810911744

Substantial and beautiful edition of Besler's 1613 work, Hortus Eystettensis; reproduced in 373 full-page color plates and 13 additional color illustrations. Introduction and commentary by Gerard Aymonim; foreword by Pierre Gascar. English-language edition, translated from French.

Price: $75.00

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