TASCHEN BOOKS - Florilegium. The Book of Plants (Bibliotheca Universalis Edition)
TASCHEN BOOKS - Basilius Besler’s Florilegium. The Book of Plants
Bibliotheca Universalis Edition
In 367 exquisite plates, this treasure of botanical literature records the flowers of the palatial grounds at Eichstätt, Bavaria, once some of the most beautiful gardens in history. The illustrations are organized by season and, following the classification system used today, show plants belonging to a total of 90 families and covering 340 genera.
Hardcover, 14 x 19.5 cm, 1.07 kg, 544 pages
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