Natural History

Natural History Transylvania Florilegium The Highgrove Florilegium Catesby’s Natural History Pukeiti Rhododendrons Audubon’s Birds of America Ferdinand Bauer The Joseph Banks’ Florilegium

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Transylvania Florilegium

The Transylvania Florilegium Enquire About This Book » More informationIf you are interested in receiving more information about this publication, please complete the details below and submit the form or call Addison on +44 (0) 20 7602 1848Name* Company Contact No.* Email Address* Country* CAPTCHA Introducing the Transylvania Florilegium A fine-art edition in two volumes.…

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The Highgrove Florilegium

The Highgrove Florilegium Enquire About This Book » More informationIf you are interested in receiving more information about this publication, please complete the details below and submit the form or call Addison on +44 (0) 20 7602 1848Name* Company Contact No.* Email Address* Country* CAPTCHA This unique publication handsomely depicts Art and Science harmoniously brought…

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Catesby’s Natural History

Mark Catesby’s Natural History of Carolina, Florida & the Bahama Islands Enquire About This Book » More informationIf you are interested in receiving more information about this publication, please complete the details below and submit the form or call Addison on +44 (0) 20 7602 1848Name* Company Contact No.* Email Address* Country* CAPTCHA Please note…

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Audubon’s Birds of America

Audubon’s Birds of America The American Museum of Natural History sought out Alecto Historical Editions of London to publish a new edition from six of their copper plates for Audubon’s Birds of America. Audubon himself, though delighted with the superb quality of his original engravings, was vastly disappointed with the colouring of many of the…

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Ferdinand Bauer

Ferdinand Bauer Ferdinand Bauer (1760-1821) is generally recognised as the finest late 18th / early 19th century botanical artist. He was appointed Natural History Draughtsman, on the recommendation of Sir Joseph Banks, to Captain Mathew Flinder’s circumnavigation of Australia in HMS Investigator (1801-1803). As an obsessive perfectionist, he engraved his own plates from his own…

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The Joseph Banks’ Florilegium

The Joseph Banks’ Florilegium “Every blockhead does that; My grand tour shall be one round the whole globe”Joseph Banks in response to his family’s suggestion that he undertake the traditional Grand Tour of Italy and the sites of classical antiquity. Joseph Banks (1743-1820), a multi-talented and indefatigable man, (later President of the Royal Society for…

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