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The Highgrove Florilegium

The First British Florilegium. Leading botanical artists from around the world painted, by invitation, examples of the plants and trees growing in HRH The Prince of Wales' garden at Highgrove in Gloucestershire. The project was 7 years in the making and each set is signed by HRH The Prince of Wales.

Catesby's Natural History

The first illustrated record of the flora and fauna of North America - Catesby's distinguished masterpiece The Natural History of Carolina, Florida & the Bahama Islands - has been reproduced as a limited edition and was published to mark the 300th anniversary of the arrival in 1712 of naturalist and artist Mark Catesby in the New World.

The Transylvania Florilegium

The process of recording the flora of Transylvania, famous for the richness and diversity of its plant life, took six years with leading botanical artists visiting four times a year. More than 120 botanical illustrations have been completed and the collection is produced in this limited edition, signed by HRH The Prince of Wales.

“Drawn to perfection... A facsimile of an 18th-century work is thought to be the most expensive book published in Britain today... the first major illustrated book on the natural history of the British colonies of North America, whose original is held in the Royal Collection”

Dalya Alberge, The Sunday Times on Catesby's Natural History

“Something as special as The Highgrove Florilegium should surely come along just once or twice in every lifetime”

The Financial Times

‘The Book of Kells ‘one of the most important and spectacular illuminated manuscripts in Europe’

The Telegraph

Addison publications

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Domesday Book
Illuminated Manuscripts
Natural History
British Royal Collection
  • lindisfarne gospels  b
    The Lindisfarne Gospels
  • kells open
    The Book of Kells
  • Sobieski
    The Sobieski Hours
  • Gaston Phoebus
    Gaston Phoebus - Hunting Book
  • ROAbook
    Romance of Alexander
  • Bedford
    The Bedford Book of Hours
  • marguerite d orleans  b
    The Book of Hours of Marguerite d’Orléans
  • marie de medici  b
    The Flemish Book of Hours of Marie de Medici
  • TF Pack Shot
    Transylvania Florilegium
  • HF Phillips
    The Highgrove Florilegium
  • catesbys book
    Catesby’s Natural History
  • The Domesday Book – Millennium Edition
  • domesday county open set
    The Domesday Book – County Edition
  • domesday lib edn
    The Domesday Book – Library Edition
  • dig d home screen
    The Domesday Book – Digital Domesday
  • sap s  a
    The St. Albans Psalter
  • peterborough psalter  b
    The Peterborough Psalter
  • trinity apocalypse open
    The Trinity Apocalypse
  • corpus apocalypse  b
    The Corpus Christi Apocalypse
  • pukeiti b
    Pukeiti Rhododendrons
  • mallard duck
    Audubon’s Birds of America
  • bauercrop
    Ferdinand Bauer
  • bankscropped
    The Joseph Banks’ Florilegium
  • The Savoy Hours

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