Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
La Plante Exotique (The Exotic Plant). Mathurin Meheut, M. L. Plantefol, Introduction.
La Plante Exotique (The Exotic Plant)
La Plante Exotique (The Exotic Plant)
La Plante Exotique (The Exotic Plant)
La Plante Exotique (The Exotic Plant)
La Plante Exotique (The Exotic Plant)
La Plante Exotique (The Exotic Plant)

La Plante Exotique (The Exotic Plant)

Paris: Ch. Massin & Cie, (1931). First edition Ex Library. Loose leaf. Elephant Folio (16 1/2 x 13 1/8"). 2 leaves, 8pp. text, 24 plates. Original illustrated string-bound portfolio boards with brown lettering on cover, handwritten white lettering on spin, in three-quarter brown library tape. Illustrated title page. Text pages with seven brown heliochrome illustrations. The twenty-four plates, three in black and white, depict bamboo, cacti and other exotic plants from Indochina, Japan, California, Arizona, Madagascar, Canary Islands, Mexico, Texas, Colombia, Hawaii, North and South Africa, and New Zealand. The plates of this work were engraved and printed in heliochromy by E. Desfossés-Neogravure. Text in French. Library tape at bottom foredge partially loose, light wear at top corner, light scuffing and minor staining on covers. Library plates, barcode and Discard stamp on inside front cover. Library stamps, one perforated, and date on title page. pages and plates with light age-toning along edges, not affecting images. good- to very good+. Item #48171

Price: $575.00

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