Philibert, J.C.: Dictionnaire abrégé de botanique, faisant suite aux exercices de botanique à l'usage des commençans.
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Maillefer, Arthur
Nouvelle étude expérimentale sur le géotropisme et essai d’une théorie mathématique de ce phénomène.
Lausanne, Imprimeries Réunies, 1913, pp. 411-537, text-illustrations and tables, 8vo, printed wrappers. Bulletin de la Société Vaudoise.
€ 25
Maillefer, Arthur: Nouvelle étude expérimentale sur le géotropisme et essai d’une théorie mathématique de ce phénomène.
Marchal, Émile Jules Joseph
Recherches sur les variations numériques des chromosomes dans la série végétale.
Bruxelles, Hayez, 1920, pp. 108, 4 plates, large 8vo, unopened, printed wrappers. Offprint Mémoires.
€ 30
Massart, Jean
Éléments de biologie générale et de botanique.
Bruxelles, Maurice Lamertin, 1921-1923, 2 volumes, pp. xv, 380, 380 text-illustrations; xi, 407, 563 text-illustrations; large 8vo, later (?) plain cloth.
€ 55
Massart, Jean
Éléments de biologie générale et de botanique.
Bruxelles, Maurice Lamertin, 1923, volume 2 (of 2 volumes), pp. xi, 407, 563 text-illustrations, large 8vo, uncut, printed wrappers (creased).
€ 25
Matsuura, Hajime
A bibliographical monograph on plant genetics. Genic analysis 1900-1925.
Tokyo, Tokyo Imperial University, 1929, pp. [ii*], 499, 4to, printed wrappers with dedication (slightly soiled). Contributions to Cytology and Genetics … Library stamps.
€ 35
Meeuse, A.D.J.
Angiosperms - past and present. Phylogenetic botany and interpretative floral morphology of the flowering plants.
New Delhi, Institute for the Advancement of Science and Culture, 1965, 1. edition, pp. [viii], 228, plates and text-illustrations, large 8vo (175 × 242 mm), gilt-lettered embossed cloth (slightly rubbed). Advancing frontiers of plant science. Cancelled library stamps.
€ 40
Meierhofer, Hans
Einführung in die Biologie der Blütenpflanzen.
Stuttgart, G.K. Lutz, 1926, 2. edition, pp. xii, 258, 135 text-illustrations and 8 nice colour-plates, 8vo, illustrated cloth.
€ 40
Meyen, Franz Julius Ferdinand
Noch einige Worte über den Befruchtungsakt und die Polyembryonie bei den höheren Pflanzen.
Berlin, Haude und Spener, 1840, pp. 50, 2 lithographed folding plates with several figures, small 8vo, uncut, contemporary plain wrappers.
€ 35
* Pritzel 6141.
Meyer, Fritz Jürgen
Das trophische Parenchym. A. Assimilationsgewebe.
Berlin, Borntraeger, 1923, pp. viii, 87, 35 text-illustrations, large 8vo, uncut, printed wrappers (slightly rubbed). Handbuch der Pflanzenanatomie. Library stamps and imperfections.
€ 30
Miehe, Hugo
Die Selbsterhitzung des Heus. Eine biologische Studie.
Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1907, pp. [v], 128, text-illustrations, large 8vo, uncut, printed wrappers.
€ 35
Migula, Walther
Pflanzenbiologie. Schilderungen aus dem Leben der Pflanzen.
Leipzig, Quelle & Meyer, (1926), 2. edition, pp. viii, 382, (2, adv.), 166 text-illustrations and 15 plates, large 8vo, decorated cloth.
€ 35
Moebius, Martin August Johannes
Die vegetative Vermehrung der Pflanzen.
Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1940, 1. edition, pp. [v], 82, 10 text-illustrations, 8vo (160 × 242 mm), unopened, printed wrappers.
€ 30
Moebius, Martin August Johannes
Die vegetative Vermehrung der Pflanzen.
Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1940, 1. edition, pp. [v], 82, 10 text-illustrations, 8vo (160 × 242 mm), printed wrappers. Cancelled library stamps.
€ 25
Möbius, Martin August Johannes
Mikroskopisches Praktikum für systematische Botanik.
Berlin, Borntraeger, 1912-1915, 1. edition, 2 volumes, I. Angiospermae, pp. viii, 216, 150 text-illustrations; II. Kryptogamae und Gymnospermae, pp. viii, 314, (2, adv.), 123 text-illustrations; large 8vo, cloth. Sammlung naturwissenschaftlicher Praktika. Cancelled Library stamps. Fine set.
€ 110
* Stafleu & Cowan 6148.
Molisch, Hans
Das Warmbad als Mittel zum Treiben der Pflanzen.
Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1909, pp. v, 38, 12 text-illustrations, large 8vo, uncut, printed wrappers.
€ 25
Molisch, Hans
Mikrochemie der Pflanze.
Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1913, 1. edition, pp. x, 395, 116 text-illustrations, large 8vo, cloth. Cancelled library stamps.
€ 50
Molisch, Hans
Pflanzenphysiologie als Theorie der Gärtnerei. Für Botaniker, Gärtner, Landwirte, Forstleute und Pflanzenfreunde.
Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1918, 2. edition, pp. xi, 324, 137 text-illustrations, large 8vo, cloth-backed boards.
€ 30
Molisch, Hans
Untersuchungen über das Erfrieren der Pflanzen.
Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1897, pp. viii, 73, (1), 11 text-illustrations, large 8vo, uncut, printed wrappers. Library stamp.
€ 30
Moll, Jan Willem
De invloed van Darwin’s afstammingsleer op de botanie. Redevoering, bij de aanvaarding van het hoogleeraarsambt aan de Rijks-Universiteit te Groningen, den 20sten September 1890 uitgesproken.
Groningen, J.B. Wolters, 1890, pp. 29, large 8vo, uncut, printed wrappers. Library stamps.
€ 25
Mueller, Luise
Grundzüge einer vergleichenden Anatomie der Blumenblätter. Gekrönte Preisschrift.
Halle & Dresden, E. Blochmann, 1893, pp. [vi, general pp.], 356, 33 photographic plates with 76 figures (a few in colour; with flimsies), small folio, cloth-backed printed wrappers. Nova acta academiae caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae germanicae naturae curiosorum, vol. 59, no. 1. Well preserved unopened copy.
€ 100
Bound with: Gumppenberg, C. Freih. v.: Systema geometrarum …, 1893, pp. 357-455.
Murbeck, Svante Samuel
Über die Organisation, Biologie und verwandtschaftlichen Beziehungen der Neuradoideen.
Lund, C.W.K. Gleerup & Leipzig, Otto, Harrossowitz, 1916, pp. 29, 6 text-illustrations and 3 plates with leaves of captions, large 4to, printed wrappers. Lunds Universitets Årsskrift.
€ 25
Murbeck, Svante Samuel
Untersuchungen über den Blütenbau der Papavaraceen.
Uppsala & Stockholm, Almqvist & Wiksell, 1912, pp. 168, 39 text-illustrations and 28 plates on thick paper with numerous photos and drawings, large 4to, modern cloth. Kungl. Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar.
€ 75
Nelson, Erich
Gesetzmäßigkeiten der Gestaltwandlung im Blütenbereich. Ihre Bedeutung für das Problem der Evolution.
Chernex-Montreux, E. Nelson, 1954, pp. xii, 302, 14 enclosed plates (5 in colour) with 689 figures, 4to, cloth. Library stamp on verso title-page.
€ 170
* Nissen BBI 1446n.
Nemec, B.
Das Problem der Befruchtungsvorgänge und andere zytologische Fragen.
Berlin, Borntraeger, 1910, pp. [iii], 532, 119 text-illustrations and 5 double-page lithographed plates, large 8vo, uncut, stiff printed wrappers (top spine chipped).
€ 55
Niemann, G.
Etymologische Erläuterung der wichtigsten botanischen Namen und Fachausdrücke.
Osterwieck/Harz & Leipzig, A.W. Zickfeldt, 1914, 2. edition, pp. [iv], 77, (1, adv.), small 4to, half cloth with mounted front wrapper (library binding).
€ 30
Niemann, G.
Etymologische Erläuterung der wichtigsten botanischen Namen und Fachausdrücke.
Osterwieck/Harz & Leipzig, A.W. Zickfeldt, 1914, 2. edition, pp. [iv], 77, (1, adv.), 4to, cloth-backed printed boards. Library stamp on title-page.
€ 35
Oeder, George Christian
Elementa botanicae.
Hafniae [Copenhagen], Fratrum Philibert, 1764-1766, 2 volumes in 1, pp. [i*], vi, 1-142; [iv], 143-382; 148 figures on 14 engraved plates, 8vo, unopened, modern stiff wrappers. The half-title, the blank verso of the 2. title-page and [iii] a bit dustsoiled, otherwise an unusual clean, unopened copy on thick paper.
€ 295
Editions in German and Danish appeared together with this Latin version. This work on general botany was intended as an introductory text to the author’s splendid Flora Danica. [i*] bears the half-title Florae Danicae volumen primen.
* Pritzel 6802; Stafleu & Cowan 7003 (this copy as the B and G copies with a different imprint).
Oeder, George Christian: Elementa botanicae.
Onslow, Muriel Wheldale
The anthocyanin pigments of plants.
Cambridge, University Press, 1925, 2. edition, pp. viii, 314, large 8vo, cloth.
€ 30
Oudemans, C.A.J.A.
Leerboek der plantkunde. Tweede deel (in 2 volumes).
Utrecht, C. van der Post & Amsterdam, C.G. van der Post, 1868-1870, I. Phytographie en taxonomie (tot en met de cryptogamen), pp. [iii], 1-260, 101 text-illustrations; II. Taxonomie (phanerogamen) en planten-geographie, pp. [iii], 261-794; (9, general titles and labels), 162 text-illustrations; 8vo, partly unopened, illustrated wrappers. Eerste deel: Morphologie, anatomie, physiologie not present. Well preserved set.
€ 45
Palladine, V.
Physiologie des plantes. Traduit, avec autorisation de l’auteur, sur la troisième édition russe, revue et corrigé par Mlle N. Karsakoff.
Paris, Masson, 1902, pp. xv, 276, 91 text-illustrations, large 8vo, half cloth with marbled boards. Pencil markings.
€ 30
Pauwels, J.L & L. Grootaerts
Enkele bloemnamen in de Zuidnederlandsche dialecten.
‘s-Gravenhage, Martinus Nijhoff, 1933, pp. viii, 319, 7 folding maps, large 8vo, unopened, stiff printed wrappers. Mint copy.
€ 65
* Stafleu & Cowan 7534.
Peattie, Donald Culross
Flowering earth.
New York, G.P. Putnam, 1939, 5. impr., pp. [vii], 260, fine wood-engravings by Paul Landacre, 8vo, decorated cloth, dust-jacket.
€ 25
Pfeiffer, Hans
Die pflanzlichen Trennungsgewebe.
Berlin, Borntraeger, 1928, pp. viii, 236, 36 text-illustrations, large 8vo, cloth-backed boards with mounted printed front wrappers (library binding). Handbuch der Pflanzenanatomie. Library stamps.
€ 35
Pfeffer, Wilhelm Friedrich Philipp
Pflanzenphysiologie. Ein Handbuch der Lehre vom Stoffwechsel und Kraftwechsel in der Pflanze.
Leipzig, Wilhelm Engelmann, 1897-1904, 2. edition, 2 volumes, pp. x, 620, 70 wood-engravings; xi, 986, 91 wood-engravings; large 8vo, gilt and ruled half calf. Very well preserved copy in the original bindings.
€ 250
* Stafleu & Cowan IV pp. 218-219: Pfeffer, Wilhelm Friedrich Philipp (1845-1920): leading plant physiologist of his era. About this book: famous plant physiology handbook.
Pfeffer, Wilhelm Friedrich Philipp: Pflanzenphysiologie. Ein Handbuch der Lehre vom Stoffwechsel und Kraftwechsel in der Pflanze.
Pfeffer, Wilhelm Friedrich Philipp
Pflanzenphysiologie. Ein Handbuch der Lehre vom Stoffwechsel und Kraftwechsel in der Pflanze.
Leipzig, Wilhelm Engelmann, 1897-1904, 2. edition, 2 volumes, pp. x, 620, 70 wood-engraved text-illustrations; xi, 986, 91 wood-engraved text-illustrations; large 8vo, gilt and ruled half calf. Cancelled library stamps. Well preserved copy.
€ 175
* Stafleu & Cowan IV pp. 218-219: Pfeffer, Wilhelm Friedrich Philipp (1845-1920): leading plant physiologist of his era. About this book: famous plant physiology handbook.
Philibert, J.C.
Exercices de botanique, à l'usage des commençans. Ouvrage élémentaire, orné de 157 planches, rédigé par J.C. Philibert.
Paris, Bossange, Masson et Besson, 1801, 1. edition, 2 volumes: - 1, pp. [iii], 1-234, plate 1-70; - 2, pp. [iii], 235-438, plate 71-153; 157 fine hand-coloured engraved plates with protective tissue (including 4 bis plates: 89, 113, 118 and 137), 8vo (140 x 212 mm), calf-backed marbled boards with richly gilt-decorated spines and lettered morocco labels. Slightly foxed in places. Nice set.
€ 2.000
Attractively illustrated work of which some of the plates are after drawings by R.Turpin (many plates signed with what appears to be an anchor upsidedown). According to Quérard … the name Philibert is a pseudonym for a "M. Legendre", ancien Conseiller au Parlement; "des fautes graves obligèrent ce personnage à quitter le corps auquel il appartenait, et … il se cache sous le nom de Philibert, qui était peut-être l'un de ses prénoms; …
* Pritzel 7118; Nissen BBI 1527; Plesch p 360; Stafleu & Cowan 7842.
  Philibert, J.C.: Exercices de botanique, à l'usage des commençans. Ouvrage élémentaire, orné de 157 planches, rédigé par J.C. Philibert.
Philibert, J.C.
Dictionnaire abrégé de botanique, faisant suite aux exercices de botanique à l'usage des commençans.
Paris, Bossange, Masson et Besson, 1806, 1. edition, reissue, pp. vi, 186, 236 hand-coloured engraved figures on 24 plates, large 8vo, uncut and unpressed, wrappers with printed label on spine (a bit rubbed). Very well preserved copy.
€ 800
* Pritzel 7120; Nissen 1527; Stafleu & Cowan 7844.
Philibert, J.C.: Dictionnaire abrégé de botanique, faisant suite aux exercices de botanique à l'usage des commençans.
Piròvano, Alberto
La mutazione elettrica delle specie botaniche e la disciplina dell’eredità nell’ibridazione.
Milano, Ulrico Hoepli, 1922, pp. ix, 268, 114 text-illustrations and plates, large 8vo, uncut, printed wrappers with mounted photo-plate.
€ 45
Pizon, Antoine
Anatomie et physiologie végétales. Suivies de l’étude élémentaire des principales familles, de la bactériologie et des fermentations.
Paris, Doin, 1934, 8. edition, pp. viii, 613, (1), 798 text-illustrations, large 8vo, uncut, decorated stiff wrappers. Well preserved copy.
€ 35
Postma, Wypke Pieter
Mitosis, meiosis en alloploidie bij Cannabis sativa en Spinacia oleraceae.
Haarlem, H.D. Tjeenk Willink, (1946), pp. [ix], 83, (1, theses), text-illustrations and 2 photo-plates, large 8vo, printed wrappers. Thesis Universiteit, Amsterdam.
€ 50
Poulsen, Viggo Albert
Botanische Mikrochemie. Eine Anleitung zu phytohistologischen Untersuchungen, zum Gebrauch für Studirende. Aus dem Dänischen unter Mitwirkung des Verfassers übersetzt von Carl Müller.
Cassel, Theodor Fischer, 1881, pp. xvi, 83, small 8vo, decorated cloth.
€ 30
Radlkofer, Ludwig
Ueber die Methoden in der botanischen Systematik, insbesondere die anatomische Methode. Festrede zur Vorfeier des Allerhöchsten Geburts- und Namenfestes seiner Majestät des Königs Ludwig II. gehalten in der öffentlichen Sitzung der k. Akademie der Wissenschaften zu München am 25. Juli 1883.
München, k.b. Akademie, 1883, pp. 64, large 4to, printed wrappers (rubbed).
€ 35
* Stafleu & Cowan 8516.
Rauwenhoff, Nicolaas Willem Pieter
Onderzoek naar de betrekking der groene plantendeelen tot de zuurstof en het koolzuur des dampkrings, onder den invloed van het zonnelicht.
Amsterdam, J.H. en G. van Heteren, 1853, pp. v-viii, 272 (269-272, theses), folding plate, 8vo, cloth-backed marbled boards (joints partly weak/split). Thesis. Library stamps.
€ 70
* This work not in Stafleu & Cowan TL2 and the other bibliographies.
Rendle, Alfred Barton
The classification of flowering plants. Volume I. Gymnosperms and monocotyledons.
Cambridge, The University Press, 1904, 1. edition, volume 1 (only of 2), pp. xiv, 403, (4, adv.), text-illustrations, 8vo, cloth. Cambridge biological series.
€ 30
Rhind, William
A history of the vegetable kingdom; embracing comprehensive descriptions of the plants, most interesting from their uses to man and the lower animals; their application in the arts, manufactures, medicine, and domestic economy; and from their beauty or peculiarities: together with their physiology, geographical distribution, and classification of plants.
London, Blackie, 1877, reissue, pp. xvi, 744, large 8vo, steel-engraved frontispiece-portrait of Linnaeus, hand-coloured steel-engraved title, wood-engraved text-illustrations and 45 steel-engraved plates (22 hand-coloured) and extra plates opposite p. 260, 261, 476 of tropical vegetation, double-page tinted plate of tea p. 388 not called for, large 8vo, marbled edges, half calf with cloth sides, spine with gilt-decorated raised bands and gilt-lettered red morocco label (one joint repaired). A few inkstains, but a well preserved and attractive copy.
€ 375
* Nissen BBI 1628; Stafleu & Cowan 9126.
Rhind, William: A history of the vegetable kingdom; embracing comprehensive descriptions of the plants, most interesting from their uses to man and the lower animals; their application in the arts, manufactures, medicine, and domestic economy; and from their beauty or peculiarities: together with their physiology, geographical distribution, and classification of plants.
Richard, Achille et al.
Nouveaux éléments de botanique contenant l’organographie, l’anatomie, la physiologie végétales et les caractères de toutes les familles naturelles par Achille Richard. Dixième édition, augmentée de notes complémentaires par Charles Martins et pour la partie cryptogamique par Jules de Seynes.
Paris, F. Savy, 1870, 10. edition, pp. [iii*], v, 663, 380 text-illustrations, 8vo, marbled boards with gilt-decorated blue morocco spine with raised bands. Title-page with blind-stamped ownership. Nice copy.
€ 100
* Pritzel 7594; Stafleu & Cowan 9138.
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
Lettres sur la botanique.
[n.p.], Club des Libraires de France, 1962, pp. xxxv, 303, (1), mounted colour-plates, 8vo (110 x 194 mm), cloth with mounted plate. Collection Livres de toujours, no. 68. Edition limited to 3.500 copies, of which this is no. 1993. Nice copy.
€ 35
  Rousseau, Jean-Jacques Lettres sur la botanique.
Ruhland, Wilhelm (editor) et al.
Handbuch der Pflanzenphysiologie. Encyclopedia of plant physiology.
Berlin, etc., Springer, 1957-1962, 11 parts bound in 14 volumes, I. Genetische Grundlagen physiologischer Vorgänge. Konstitution der Pflanzenzelle, pp. xxi, 850, 283 text-illustrations; II. Allgemeine Physiologie der Pflanzenzelle, pp. xxi, 1072, 204 text-illustrations; III. Pflanze und Wasser, pp. xxii, 1073; 488 text-illustrations; IV. Die mineralische Ernährung der Pflanze, pp. xx, 1210, 217 text-illustrations; V/1-2. Die CO2-Assimilation, pp. xxiv, 1013, (1), 331 text-illustrations; xvi, 868, 309 text-illustrations; IX. Der Stoffwechsel der Schwefel- und Phosphorhaltigen Verbindungen, pp. x, 306, 30 text-illustrations; X. Der Stoffwechsel sekundärer Pflanzenstoffe, pp. xv, 834, 57 text-illustrations; XII/1-2. Pflanzenatmung einschliesslich Gärungen und Säurestoffwechsel, pp. lxii, 1121, portrait-plate of Wilhelm Ruhland and 137 text-illustrations; xix, 1421, (1), 215 text-illustrations; XIV. Wachstum und Wuchsstoffe, pp. xxvi, 1357, 376 text-illustrations; XVI. Aussenfaktoren in Wachstum und Entwicklung, pp. xxvi, 950, portrait of Georg Klebs and 201 text-illustrations; XVII/1-2. Physiologie der Bewegungen, pp. xvi, 716, 513 text-illustrations; xxiv, 1174, 653 text-illustrations; large 8vo, gilt cloth, dust-jackets. Fine set.
€ 1.100
Text in German, English and French. A total of 18 parts in 22 volumes were published (not present are the parts VI, VII, VIII, XI, XIII, XV and XVIII). Most important publication.