Author:HUNT, Rachel McMasters Miller


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Catalogue of Botanical Books in the Collection of Rachel McMasters Miller Hunt. [Vol. I: Printed Books 1477-1700; Vol. II, Part I: Introduction to Printed Books 1701-1800; Vol. II, Part II: Printed Books 1701-1800].

By: HUNT, Rachel McMasters Miller.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh:, Hunt Botanical Library, 1958-1961.: 1958

Seller ID: BL2218

3 vols. Large 8vo. lxxxiv, 517; ccxliv; ix, 655 pp. Frontis., plates (some with color), indexes. Dark green cloth, gilt-stamped cover illustrations and spine titles. Burndy bookplates. Fine. Limited to 750 sets. Describes in full 764 rare botanical books printed before 1800. Each entry contains full collations and extensive annotations. View more info

William Penn, Horticulturist.

By: HUNT, Rachel McMasters Miller.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh:, University of Pittsburgh Press, 1953.: 1953

Seller ID: BL2219

FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 38, [1] pp. Small title vignette, plates, index. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped cover signature and spine title; extremities lightly rubbed, else near fine. Burndy bookplate. Includes facsimile reprint of published letter written by Penn, "Containing a General Description of the said Province [Pennsylvania], it's Soil, Air, Water, Seasons and Produce, both Natural and Artificial, and the Good Increase thereof. With an Account of the Natives, or Aborigines." First Edition. View more info