Ellis, John: Essai sur l’histoire naturelle des corallines, et d’autres productions marines du même genre, qu’on trouve communement sur les cotes de la Grande-Bretagne et d’Irlande; auquel on a joint une description d’un grand polype de mer, pris auprès du Pole arctique, par des pêcheurs de baleine, pendant l’été de 1753. Traduit de l’Anglois.
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Allen, Timothy Field
The Characeae of America. Part I. Introduction, morphology and classification.
New York, (author), 1888-1896, 4 parts, pp. 64, (index); 28; text-illustrations and plate 1-31. (bound with:)
Woods, Albert Fred
The flora of Nebraska. Part 2. Coleochaetaceae, Characeae. [n.p.], University of Nebraska, (1894), pp. (1, index), [i], 119-128, plate 23-36 with captions; 8vo (172 x 244 mm), contemporary gilt-lettered and ruled cloth (slightly rubbed). The plates in varying techniques, fine etchings, reproduced photos, line-drawings, etc.
€ 220
* Nissen BBI 17; Stafleu & Cowan 88; Stafleu & Cowan VII p. 444 Woods (composite works), reprint.
  
Amann, Jules
Bryogéographie de la Suisse.
Zürich, Fretz, 1928, pp. x, 453, text-illustrations, folding map in colour and 32 photo-plates with several figures, 8vo, half cloth with mounted front wrapper and backstrip. Matériaux pour la flore cryptogamique suisse.
€ 75
Anders, Josef
Die Strauch- und Laubflechten Mitteleuropas. Anleitung zum Bestimmen der in Mitteleuropa vorkommenden Strauch- und Laubflechten.
Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1928, pp. v, 217, (1), 8 text-illustrations and 30 photo-plates, large 8vo, later cloth with mounted printed front wrapper.
€ 45
* Stafleu & Cowan 119.
Baillon, Henri Ernest
Traité de botanique médicale cryptogamique. Suivi du tableau du droguier de la Faculté de médecine de Paris.
Paris, Octave Doin, 1889, pp. [iii], 376, (1, err.), 370 engraved text-illustrations by A. Faguet, large 8vo, uncut, printed wrappers. Well preserved copy.
€ 130
* Nissen BBI 65; Stafleu & Cowan 259.
Bas, Cornelis
Morphology and subdivision of Amanita and a monograph on its section Lepidella.
Leiden, J.J. Groen, 1969, pp. [viii], 285-579, (2, theses), 382 text-illustrations, 8vo (168 × 243 mm), printed wrappers. Thesis Rijksuniversiteit Leiden. Offprint Persoonia. Unobtrusive library stamps.
€ 60
Beauverie, J.
Les cryptogames vasculaires. Vivantes et fossiles.
Paris, Centre de Documentation Universitaire, 1936, 2 volumes, pp. [ii], 158, (1, adv.), wrappers; 46 loose plates (with numerous drawings) in cover Atlas de planches; 4to, cardboard-holder. Signed by the author as usual. Fine copy.
€ 45
* Stafleu & Cowan 20.499.
Beeli, M. & M.L. de Keyser
Les champignons de Belgique.
Bruxelles, Les Naturalistes Belges, 1922, pp. [i], 282, (1), 125 text-illustrations, 8vo, uncut, printed wrappers with mounted colour-plate. Library stamps.
€ 55
* Volbracht 111.
Beijerinck, Willem
Sphagnum en sphagnetum. Bijdrage tot de kennis der Nederlandsche veenmossen naar hun bouw, levenswijze, verwantschap en verspreiding. Uit gave van het Nederlandsch biologisch station.
(Amsterdam, etc., W. Versluys, 1934), Rotterdam, W. Backhuys & Amsterdam, R. Meesters, 1977, reprint, pp. 116, 60 text-illustrations, 8vo, printed wrappers.
€ 25
* Cf. Stafleu & Cowan 406.
Berkeley, Miles John
Handbook of British mosses; comprising all that are known to be natives of the British Isles.
London, Lovell Reeve, 1863, 1. edition, pp. xxxvi, 324, (16, publisher’s advertisements), 24 fine plates (23 hand-coloured) drawn and lithographed by Walter Hood Fitch, each with 1 p. letterpress, 8vo, uncut, gilt-decorated and lettered cloth (lower cover unobtrusively stained). Some marginal annotations. Well preserved copy.
€ 250
* Pritzel 687; Jackson p. 241*; Nissen BBI 147; Stafleu & Cowan 464.
Berkeley, Miles John: Handbook of British mosses; comprising all that are known to be natives of the British Isles.
Berkeley, Miles John
Handbook of British mosses; comprising all that are known to be natives of the British Isles.
London, Lovell Reeve, 1863, 1. edition, pp. xxxvi, 324, (16, publisher’s advertisements), 24 fine plates (23 hand-coloured) drawn and lithographed by Walter Hood Fitch, each with 1 p. letterpress, 8vo, uncut, gilt-decorated and lettered cloth. Very fine copy.
€ 350
* Pritzel 687; Jackson p. 241*; Nissen BBI 147; Stafleu & Cowan 464.
Birkenhead, John
Ferns and fern culture: their native habitats, organisation, habits of growth, compost for different genera; cultivation in pots, baskets, rockwork, walls; in stove, greenhouse, dwelling-house, and outdoor ferneries; potting, watering, propagation, etc. Selection of ferns ... Insect pests and their eradication, &c.
Manchester, the author, Fern Nurseries & Manchester & London, J. Heywood, (1897), 2. edition, pp. 128, (24, adv.), engraved text-illustrations and head-pieces, small 8vo, gilt-lettered illustrated cloth.
€ 45
* Stafleu & Cowan 21.330.
Birkenhead, John: Ferns and fern culture: their native habitats, organisation, habits of growth, compost for different genera; cultivation in pots, baskets, rockwork, walls; in stove, greenhouse, dwelling-house, and outdoor ferneries; potting, watering, propagation, etc. Selection of ferns ... Insect pests and their eradication, &c.
Børgesen, Frederik Christian Emil
Marine algae from the Canary Islands especially from Teneriffe and Gran Canaria. III. Rhodophyceae.
København [Copenhagen], Andr. Fred. Høst & Bianco Lunos, 1927, part 1. Bangiales and Nemalionales, pp. 97, 49 text-illustrations; 1929, part 2. Cryptonemiales, Gigartinales and Rhodymeniales, pp. 97, 31 text-illustrations and 4 photo-plates with text-leaves; 1930, part 3. Ceramiales, pp. 159, 60 text-illustrations; bound in 1 volume with printed wrappers, 8vo, half cloth with marbled boards (slightly rubbed). Biologiske Meddelelser, Det Kgl. Danske Videnskabernes Selfskab. Three smaller parts were also published about Chlorophyceae, Phaeophyceae and Cyanophyceae. Rare work in the original state with the book-plate of J.S. Zaneveld.
€ 180
* Stafleu & Cowan 591.
Bommer, Charles
Le dépérissement des hêtres au Bois de la Cambre.
Bruxelles, Vanbuggenhoudt, 1901, pp. 15, 3 text-illustrations, 8vo, printed wrappers. Dedication and library stamps of Léo Errera.
€ 35
Boros, Ádám
Bryogeographie und Bryoflora Ungars.
Budapest, Akadémiai, 1968, pp. 468, 88 text-illustrations and 1 enclosed folding map in colour, large 8vo, cloth, dust-jacket.
€ 55
Bosch, Roelof Benjamin van den et al.
Prodromus florae batavae. Editio altera. Nieuwe lijst der Nederlandsche blad- en levermossen [+] Nederlandsche korstmossen. Uitgegeven door de Nederlandsche Botanische Vereniging.
Nijmegen, F.E. Macdonald, 1893-1898, volume 2, 3 parts: - pp. viii, 1-190; - pp. 1-6 add. (Groeiplaatsen van Musci en Hepaticae); - viii, 74; bound in 1 volume, 8vo (132 x 214 mm), Half cloth with mounted printed wrapper. Canceled library stamps and inscriptions.
€ 65
Roelof Benjamin van den Bosch was one of the founders of the Royal Botanical Society of The Netherlands and the moving spirit for this Dutch flora.
* Stafleu & Cowan 679.
  
Bosch, Roelof Benjamin van den et al.
Prodromus florae batavae. Editio altera. Nieuwe lijst der Nederlandsche blad- en levermossen [+] Nederlandsche korstmossen. Uitgegeven door de Nederlandsche Botanische Vereniging.
Nijmegen, F.E. Macdonald, 1893-1898, volume 2, 2 parts: - pp. viii, 1-190; - viii, 74; bound in 2 volumes, 8vo (140 x 223 mm), printed wrappers. Stamps, a few repairs and inscriptions. Partly unopened. Pp. 1-6 add. Musci et Hepaticae not present.
€ 75
Roelof Benjamin van den Bosch was one of the founders of the Royal Botanical Society of The Netherlands and the moving spirit for this Dutch flora.
* Stafleu & Cowan 679.
Braun, Alexander Carl Heinrich
Fragmente einer Monographie der Characeen. Nach den hinterlassenen Manuscripten A. Braun's
Berlin, Königliche Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1882, pp. 211, (1), 7 lithographed plates with numerous figures by Laue, 4to (223 x 275 mm), printed boards. Preprinted from Abhandlungen der Königl. Akademie der Wissenschaften. The plates marginally stained, but a fine copy.
€ 100
* Stafleu & Cowan 717.
  
Broekhuizen, S.
Mossen en varens.
Amsterdam, De Arbeiderspers, 1935, pp. 94, frontispiece, 59 text-illustrations (drawings) and 25 photo-plate illustrations, small 8vo, limp cloth with mounted photo-illustration.
€ 20
Bruinsma, Vitus
Paddestoelen. Beschrijving en afbeelding van de meest veelvuldig voorkomende paddestoelen, eetbare en vergiftige.
Groningen, P. Noordhoff, 1906, pp. viii, 122, (6, adv.), 24 chromolithographed plates with 190 figures, oblong 8vo, modern cloth.
€ 75
* Stafleu & Cowan 23.318; Volbracht 274.
Bruinsma, Vitus
Paddestoelen. Beschrijving en afbeelding van de meest veelvuldig voorkomende paddestoelen, eetbare en vergiftige.
Groningen, P. Noordhoff, 1906, pp. viii, 122, (6, adv.), 24 chromolithographed plates with 190 figures, oblong 8vo, later half cloth with mounted front wrapper in colour.
€ 90
* Stafleu & Cowan 23.318; Volbracht 274.
Buyssens, Adolphe
Culture des fougères exotiques.
Paris, Octave Doin & Librairie agricole de la Maison rustique, 1897, pp. [iii*], iii, 188, 62 text-illustrations, small 8vo, lettered cloth. Bibliothèque d’horticulture et de jardinage. Fine copy.
€ 60
Choisy, Maurice
Catalogue des lichens de la région lyonnaise.
Paris, [1949-1954], pp. 184, large 8vo, unopened, modern wrappers.
€ 30
Clautriau, G.
Étude chimique du glycogène chez les champignons et les levures.
Bruxelles, F. Hayez, 1895, pp. 100, 8vo, unopened, printed wrappers.
€ 25
Clements, Frederick Edward & Cornelius Lott Shear
The genera of fungi.
New York, H.W. Wilson, 1931, 2. edition, pp. vii, 496, 58 plates by Edith S. Clements, large 8vo, cloth (worn). Dampstained and library stamps.
€ 25
* Nissen BBI 366; Stafleu & Cowan 1142; Volbracht 379.
Clements, Frederick Edward & Cornelius Lott Shear
The genera of fungi.
New York, H.W. Wilson, 1931, 2. edition, pp. vii, 496, 58 plates with numerous figures by Edith S. Clements, large 8vo (165 × 247 mm), cloth. Unnobtrusive library stamp.
€ 40
* Nissen BBI 366; Stafleu & Cowan 1142; Volbracht 379.
Clements, Frederick Edward & Cornelius Lott Shear
The genera of fungi.
New York, (1931), Hafner Publishing, 1954, 2. impression, 2. edition, pp. vii, 496, 58 plates, large 8vo, cloth.
€ 60
* Nissen BBI 366; Stafleu & Cowan 1142.
Cool, Catharina & H.A.A. van der Lek
Het paddenstoelenboekje.
Amsterdam, W. Versluys, 1913, 1. edition, pp. xii, 350, 118 figures (including colour-plates) and 5 folding plates with numerous line-drawings, 8vo, cloth-backed decorated boards. Bibliotheek van De levende natuur volume 6 and 7.
€ 35
* Stafleu & Cowan 27.385; Volbracht 419.
Cool, Catharina & H.A.A. van der Lek
Het paddenstoelenboekje.
Amsterdam, W. Versluys, 1913, 1. edition, pp. xii, 350, 118 figures (including colour-plates) and 5 folding plates with numerous line-drawings, 8vo, decorated cloth. Bibliotheek van De levende natuur volume 6 and 7.
€ 30
* Stafleu & Cowan 27.385; Volbracht 419.
Cool, Catharina & H.A.A. van der Lek
Het paddenstoelenboekje.
Amsterdam, W. Versluys, 1913, 1. edition, pp. xii, 350, 118 figures (including colour-plates) and 5 folding plates with numerous line-drawings, 8vo, decorated cloth. Bibliotheek van De levende natuur volume 6 and 7. Some pencil-markings.
€ 30
* Stafleu & Cowan 27.385; Volbracht 419.
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Cool, Catharina & H.A.A. van der Lek
Paddestoelenboek.
Amsterdam, etc., W. Versluys, 1936-1935, 3. edition, 2 volumes, pp. viii, 272, 8 nice colour-plates after paintings and 78 text-illustrations; viii, 296, 142 text-illustrations, small 8vo, uniform decorated wrappers and cloth.
€ 35
* Stafleu & Cowan 27.385.
Cordier, François Simon
Les champignons. Histoire, description, culture, usages des espèces comestibles, vénéneuses, suspectes, employées dans les arts, l'industrie, l'économie domestique, la médecine. Orné de vignettes et de 60 chromolithographies dessinées d'après nature par A.D. Cordier.
Paris, J. Rotschild, 1876, 4. edition, pp. 438, (1), 60 chromolithographed plates after drawings by A.D. Cordier, 4to (180 x 275 mm), trimmed, half artificial leather with marbled boards, colour-illustrated and decorated wrappers bound with. Nice copy.
€ 750
* Nissen BBI 404; Stafleu & Cowan 1229; Volbracht 427.span>
  Cordier, François Simon: Les champignons. Histoire, description, culture, usages des espèces comestibles, vénéneuses, suspectes, employées dans les arts, l'industrie, l'économie domestique, la médecine. Orné de vignettes et de 60 chromolithographies dessinées d'après nature par A.D. Cordier.
Costantin, Julien Noël & Leon Marie Dufour
Nouvelle flore des champignons pour la détermination facile de toutes les espèces de France et de la plupart des espèces Européennes. Avec 4265 figures et une planche de 42 couleurs par … Avec un supplément contenant toutes les espèces récemment découvertes en France. Ouvrage couronné par l’Académie des Sciences.
Paris, Paul Dupont, (1900), 3. edition, pp. [iv*], lx, 305, (3, adv.), numerous text-illustrations and hand-coloured colour-chart, 12mo, limp cloth. Library stamp.
€ 60
* Stafleu & Cowan 1249; Volbracht 437.
Crittogamologica Italiana
Atti della Società Crittogamologica Italiana.
(Milano, 1878-1881), Lochem, Antiquariaat Junk, 1975, reprint, 3 volumes, pp. [iii], 247; [i], 359; [i], 370; a few plates; large 8vo, printed wrappers.
€ 110
Dangeard, Pierre
Algues de la Mer Rouge et de la Côte de Djibouti.
Caen, Ch. le Tendre, 1941, pp. [i], 36-52, (1), text-illustrations, 4to. Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Normandie. Paper slightly browned and brittle, due to its quality.
€ 25
Dangeard, Pierre
Recherches sur le cycle évolutif de quelques scytosiphonacées.
Bordeaux, E. Drouillard, 1963, pp. 132, text-illustrations, 8vo, unopened, stiff wrappers. Offprint from Botaniste.
€ 30
Delogne, C.-H.
Flore cryptogamique de la Belgique. 1re partie. - Muscinées.
Bruxelles, H. Manceaux, 1883 [-1885], pp. 328, 4 engraved plates with several figures, 8vo, half calf with marbled boards, spine with raised bands, gilt decorated and morocco label (a bit worn).
€ 155
* Stafleu & Cowan 1358.
Destrée, Caroline E.
Handleiding tot het bepalen van de in Nederland groeiende hoogere zwammen.
Nijmegen, F.E. Macdonald & Nederlandsche Botanische Vereeniging, 1901, pp. viii, 317, 129 text-illustrations, small 8vo, limp cloth.
€ 35
* Stafleu & Cowan 29.927; Volbracht 482.
Diddens, H.A. & J. Lodder
Die Hefesammlung des Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures. Beiträge zu einer Monographie der Hefearten. II. Teil. Die Anaskosporogenen Hefen. Zweite Hälfte.
Amsterdam, Noord-Hollandsche Uitg. Mij., 1942, pp. xii, 511, folding table and text-illustrations, large 8vo, cloth.
€ 40
Dix, W.H.K.
Varens voor kamer, kas en tuin.
Amsterdam & Assen, Kosmos, etc., [ca. 1920], pp. 64, (10, adv.), text-illustrations, small 8vo, illustrated wrappers. Weten en kunnen.
€ 20
Dixon, Hugh Neville
The student’s handbook of British mosses.
Eastbourne, Sumfield & Day & London, Wheldon & Wesley, (1924, 3./last edition), 1954, reprint, pp. xlvi, 582, (4), 63 plates with numerous figures, 8vo, gilt-lettered and ruled cloth. Library stamps. Well preserved copy.
€ 35
* Cf. Nissen BBI 501; (1. & 2. edition); Stafleu & Cowan 1480.
Dixon, Hugh Neville
The student’s handbook of British mosses.
Codicote, Wheldon & Wesley, (1924, 3./last edition), 1970, reprint, pp. xlviii, 582, 63 plates with numerous figures, 8vo, cloth. Library stamps. Well preserved copy.
€ 35
* Cf. Nissen BBI 501; (1. & 2. edition); Stafleu & Cowan 1480.
Donk, Marinus Anton
Revision der Niederländischen Homobasidiomycetae-Aphyllophoraceae II.
Amsterdam & Haarlem, [1933], pp. [vii], 278, 8vo, stiff wrappers (a bit worn; spine-ends chipped). Thesis. Without the theses.
€ 30
* Stafleu & Cowan 1498 ; Volbracht 498.
Douin, Isidore
Nouvelle flore des mousses et des hépatiques pour la détermination facile des espèces avec 1296 figures inédites dessinées par A. Millot représentant toutes les mousses et hépatiques des environs de Paris, des départements voisins et les espèces communes d'Europe.
Paris, Librairie Générale de l'Enseignement, (1930), 2. edition, pp. 186, (1), text-illustrations, small 8vo, uncut, printed wrappers (rebacked with cellotape). Library stamps.
€ 25
* Stafleu & Cowan 1507.
During, Hein Johannes
A taxonomical revision of the Garovaglioideae (Pterobryaceae, Musci).
Vaduz, J. Cramer, 1977, pp. [i], 244, (theses), 80 text-illustrations, 8vo (135 × 224 mm), printed boards. Thesis Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. Cancelled library stamps. Bryophytorum bibliotheca.
€ 25
During, Hein Johannes
A taxonomical revision of the Garovaglioideae (Pterobryaceae, Musci).
Vaduz, J. Cramer, 1977, pp. 244, 80 text-illustrations, 8vo (135 × 224 mm), printed boards. Bryophytorum bibliotheca.
€ 25
Dutrochet, René Joachim Henri
Observations sur la circulation des fluides chez le Chara fragilis Desvaux.
[Paris, 1842], pp. 439-514, engraved folding plate by Egasse Plée, 4to (217 x 282 mm), unopened, finely bound in later cloth with gilt red label on front cover. Some foxing/browning, but well preserved. copy.
€ 50
According to Stafleu & Cowan this is a second enlarged edition reprinted from Mém. Acad. roy. Sci. inst. France ser. 2. 18.
* Stafleu & Cowan 32.220.
  
Edlich, Freimund
Ueber die Bildung der Farrenwedel nebst einleitender Darstellung der Entstehung des Individuums aus der Sporenzelle. Als Beitrag zur Entwickelungsgeschichte der Farrenkräuter.
Dresden, E. Blochmann, [1868], pp. 23, 5 lithographed plates, large 4to, uncut, modern wrappers. Novorum actorum academiae caesareae Leopoldino-Carolinae germanicae naturae curiosorum, vol. 34(3). Partly stained.
€ 30
* Stafleu & Cowan 32.459.
Edlich, Freimund Ueber die Bildung der Farrenwedel nebst einleitender Darstellung der Entstehung des Individuums aus der Sporenzelle. Als Beitrag zur Entwickelungsgeschichte der Farrenkräuter.
Ellis, John
Essai sur l’histoire naturelle des corallines, et d’autres productions marines du même genre, qu’on trouve communement sur les cotes de la Grande-Bretagne et d’Irlande; auquel on a joint une description d’un grand polype de mer, pris auprès du Pole arctique, par des pêcheurs de baleine, pendant l’été de 1753. Traduit de l’Anglois.
La Haye [Den Haag], Pierre de Hondt, 1756, pp. xvi, 125, (3, publisher’s catalogue), title in red and black, engraved frontispiece and 39 (5 folding) engraved plates (some a bit browned), 4to, uncut, later half calf with raised bands and gilt lettering. Well preserved, uncut copy.
€ 750
First French edition. The last plate shows Mr. Cuff’s aquatic microscope.
* Nissen BBI 590; Pritzel 2961; Stafleu & Cowan 1661; W.J. Lútjeharms: Zur Geschichte der Mykologie. Das XVIII. Jahrhundert, pp. 182, 184, 186-187 & 195.
Ellis, John: Essai sur l’histoire naturelle des corallines, et d’autres productions marines du même genre, qu’on trouve communement sur les cotes de la Grande-Bretagne et d’Irlande; auquel on a joint une description d’un grand polype de mer, pris auprès du Pole arctique, par des pêcheurs de baleine, pendant l’été de 1753. Traduit de l’Anglois.
Erichsen, Christian Friedo Eckhard
Die Flechten des Moränengebiets von Ostschleswig mit Berücksichtigung der angrenzenden Gebiete.
Berlin, 1928-1929, part 1 and 3 (of 4), pp. 128-172; 85-129; 4to, printed wrappers. Verhandlungen des Botanischen Vereins der Provinz Brandenburg. Library stamps.
€ 25
* Stafleu & Cowan 33.231.
Erichsen, Christian Friedo Eckhard
Flechtenflora von Nordwestdeutschland.
Stuttgart, Gustav Fischer, 1957, pp. xxiv, 411, (1, adv), 2 text-illustrations, 8vo (123 × 208 mm), cloth. Cancelled library stamps.
€ 25
Eriksson, Jakob
Die Pilzkrankheiten der Kulturgewächse. Handbuch für Pflanzenbauer und Studierende. I. Teil. Die Pilzkrankheiten der landwirtschaftlichen Kulturgewächse.
Stuttgart, Franckh’sche Verlagshandlung, 1926, 2. edition, pp. viii, 300, (4, adv.), 151 text-illustrations and 3 colour-plates; II. Teil. Die Pilzkrankheiten der Garten- und Parkgewächse. ... 1928, pp. 404, 245 text-illustrations, 8vo, 2 volumes, cloth.
€ 70
Errera, Léo
Hérédité d’un caractère acquis chez un champignon pluricellulaire d’après les expériences de M. le Dr. Hunger, faites à l’Institut botanique de Bruxelles.
Bruxelles, Hayez, 1900, pp. [ii], 81-102, 8vo, printed wrappers. Offprint Bulletins de l’Académie royale de Belgique.
€ 30
* Stafleu & Cowan 33.398.
Evens, Frans M.J.C.
Geschiedenis der algologie in België.
Antwerpen, Standaard-Boekhandel & Utrecht, W. de Haan, 1944, pp. 203, portrait-plates and a few text-illustrations, large 8vo, stiff printed wrappers. Verhandelingen van de Koninklijke Vlaamsche Academie voor wetenschappen, letteren en schoone kunsten van België.
€ 35