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The Twelve Tribes in the Holy Land .

Iudæa seu Terra Sancta, quæ Herbræorum. Sive Israelitarum Terra, in suas Duodecim Tribus Divisa. Alexis Hubert Jaillot. Iudæa seu Terra Sancta, quæ Herbræorum. Sive Israelitarum Terra, in suas Duodecim Tribus Divisa. "Iudæa seu Terra Sancta, quæ Herbræorum. Sive Israelitarum Terra, in suas Duodecim Tribus Divisa.secretis ab invicem Iuda et Israel....." A Paris. "apud Herbertum Jaillot propemaiorum Conventum PP Augustinensiu, sub Signo duorum Globorù" 1696
Large double page copper engraved map of the Holy Land after " Guillielmi Sanson Nicolas Fily",from Jaillot's "Atlas Nouveau"1698.Original outline colour; verso blank; Old ink number to upper right corner.
The map is an enlargement of a previous map by Sanson's father, Nicolas Sanson (1600-67). The map shows the division of Biblical Israel among the Twelve Tribes and is based on information found in the Bible.
Large decorative title cartouche ornamented with images of Moses & Abraham ; scale adorned by Adam & Eve below the tree of Knowledge complete with serpent, surrounded by the animals and fruits of Eden. Good, dark impression; light toning; a couple of minor spots near scale.
575 by 846mm (22¾ by 33¼ inches).    €750
Stock No. 1865 - Middle East full description

Beautiful Botanical Plates.

The Botanists Repository. Andrews, Henry C. The Botanist's Repository. " The Botanist's Repository, for New, and Rare Plants" London: Printed by T. Bensley, and published by the author. 1797-1815
10 vols, 4to. With 9 (of 10) titles, and 654 of 664 plates, colour-printed and finished by hand. Contemporary full crimson straight-grained morocco, apart from the last volume which has been bound in contemporary half morocco.
Plates 163-8 in volume 3 misbound between plates 156 & 7.
Haworth (ESTC).: Dunthorne 8, Nissen 2382. 280 by 227mm (11 by 9 inches).    €28000
Stock No. 1956 - Illustrated Books full description

The Black-flowered Geranium of South Africa.

The Black-flowered Geranium. Andrews, Henry C. The Black-flowered Geranium. "Geranium melananthum." London: Printed by T. Bensley, and published by the author, No 5 Knightsbridge. 1797-1815
Original coloured engraving of the Black-flowered Geranium from Henry Andrew's " The Botanist's Repository, for New, and Rare Plants". Dated 1802.
The plate shows the Black-flowered Geranium a native of the Cape of Good Hope. Printed in black and coloured by hand by Andrews, trimmed rather close at left due to binding.
Haworth (ESTC); Dunthorne 8, Nissen 2382. 267 by 210mm (10½ by 8¼ inches).    €40
Stock No. 2416 - Natural History full description

The Bunch- flowering Ixia of South Africa.

The Bunch flowering Ixia. Andrews, Henry C. The Bunch flowering Ixia. "Ixia capitata." London: Printed by T. Bensley, and published by the author, No 5 Knightsbridge. 1797-1815
Original coloured engraving of the Bunch-flowering Ixia from Henry Andrew's " The Botanist's Repository, for New, and Rare Plants". Dated 1801.
The plate shows the Bunch-flowering Ixia a native of South Africa. Printed in black and coloured by hand by Andrews.
Haworth (ESTC); Dunthorne 8, Nissen 2382. 267 by 210mm (10½ by 8¼ inches).    €100
Stock No. 2411 - Natural History full description

The Bushy Whortle-berry of the United States.

The Bushy Whortle-berry. Andrews, Henry C. The Bushy Whortle-berry. "Vaccinium dumosum" London: Printed by T. Bensley, and published by the author, No 5 Knightsbridge. 1797-1815
Original coloured engraving of the Bushy Whortle-berry from Henry Andrew's " The Botanist's Repository, for New, and Rare Plants" .dated 1800.
The plate shows the Bushy Whortle-berry.a native of the United States Printed in black and coloured by hand by Andrews.
Haworth (ESTC); Dunthorne 8, Nissen 2382. 267 by 210mm (10½ by 8¼ inches).    €40
Stock No. 2407 - Natural History full description

The Cape Alkanet of the Cape of Good Hope.

The Cape Alkanet. Andrews, Henry C. The Cape Alkanet. "Anchusa capensis." London: Printed by T. Bensley, and published by the author, No 5 Knightsbridge. 1797-1815
Original coloured engraving of the The Cape Alkanet from Henry Andrew's " The Botanist's Repository, for New, and Rare Plants". Dated 1803.
The plate shows the The Cape Alkanet a native of South Africa. Printed in black and coloured by hand by Andrews.
Haworth (ESTC); Dunthorne 8, Nissen 2382. 267 by 210mm (10½ by 8¼ inches).    €40
Stock No. 2431 - Natural History full description

The Chinese Limodorum, Orchid.

The Chinese Limodorum. Andrews, Henry C. The Chinese Limodorum. "Limodorum Tankervilliæ." London: Printed by T. Bensley, and published by the author, No 5 Knightsbridge. 1797-1815
Original coloured engraving of the Chinese Limodorum, from Henry Andrew's " The Botanist's Repository, for New, and Rare Plants". Dated 1802.
The plate shows the Chinese Limodorum, an orchid native of China. Printed in black and coloured by hand by Andrews; light foxing to upper plate.
Haworth (ESTC); Dunthorne 8, Nissen 2382. 267 by 210mm (10½ by 8¼ inches).    €100
Stock No. 2436 - Natural History full description

The Climbing Cobbea of the East Indies.

The Climbing Cobbea. Andrews, Henry C. The Climbing Cobbea. "Cobbea scandens." London: Printed by T. Bensley, and published by the author, No 5 Knightsbridge. 1797-1815
Original coloured engraving of the Climbing Cobbea from Henry Andrew's " The Botanist's Repository, for New, and Rare Plants". Dated 1803.
The plate shows the Climbing Cobbea a native of the East Indies. Printed in black and coloured by hand by Andrews.
Haworth (ESTC); Dunthorne 8, Nissen 2382. 267 by 210mm (10½ by 8¼ inches).    €160
Stock No. 2430 - Natural History full description

The Creeping Falkia of South Africa.

The Creeping Falkia. Andrews, Henry C. The Creeping Falkia. "Falkia repens." London: Printed by T. Bensley, and published by the author, No 5 Knightsbridge. 1797-1815
Original coloured engraving of the Creeping Falkia from Henry Andrew's " The Botanist's Repository, for New, and Rare Plants". Dated 1802.
The plate shows the Creeping Falkia a native of the South Africa. Printed in green and coloured by hand by Andrews.
Haworth (ESTC); Dunthorne 8, Nissen 2382. 267 by 210mm (10½ by 8¼ inches).    €40
Stock No. 2420 - Natural History full description

Dotted-flowered Geranium of South Africa.

Dotted-flowered Geranium. Andrews, Henry C. Dotted-flowered Geranium. "Geranium punctatum." London: Printed by T. Bensley, and published by the author, No 5 Knightsbridge. 1797-1815
Original coloured engraving of the Dotted-flowered Geranium.from Henry Andrew's " The Botanist's Repository, for New, and Rare Plants" dated 1799.
The plate shows the geranium which is a native of South Africa. Printed in black and coloured by hand by Andrews; tiny spots to plate .
Haworth (ESTC). Dunthorne 8, Nissen 2382. 267 by 210mm (10½ by 8¼ inches).    €40
Stock No. 2399 - Natural History full description


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