Lindenia – Iconography of Orchids Volumes I-V (1885-1888; 1888-1891; 1891-1894; 1894-1898; 1898-1906)

$500.00 inc GST

1993. 325x245mm, Each volume around 470pp, not continually paginated across the volumes, all volumes richly illustrated with sharp, full colour, full page, facsimile plates, all five volumes uniformely bound in original cloth hardcover in laminate dustjacket, each featuring a facsimile colour cover illustration in the centre of the cover panel of the jacket. A remarkable set, in lovely condition with only very mild shelf-wear, extremely light bumping to few corners, and perhaps few ghosts of spots at the endpapers. Extremely tidy and attractive.

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This set is a loving, large-scale facsimile recreation of the original Belgian monthly journal. The text is entirely in English language (being a combination of the American version of published text, and careful translation work of the non-originally translated material).

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