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Besler's book of flowers and plants : 73 full-color plates from Hortus Eystettensis, 1613 / Basilius Besler.
Besler, Basilius, 1561-1629.
Botanical illustration -- Early works to 1800.
Botany -- Pre-Linnean works.
Besler, Basilius, 1561-1629. Hortus Eystettensis -- Illustrations.
Hortus Eystettensis (Germany) -- Early works to 1800.
Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, c2007.
75 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
"This Dover edition, first published in 2007, is a new selection of 73 plates from Hortus Eystettensis, originally published as a three-volume set in Nuremburg in 1613. The Publisher's Note has been specially written for the present edition."
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Dover pictorial archive series.
Here is a selection of magnificent plates from the "Hortus Eystettensis, " which""vividly illustrated and identified the plants, flowers, and trees that thrived in the legendary German garden at Eichstatt.