Grimbergen Boeken Antiquariaat: natural history
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HOUTTUYN, F.
Natuurlyke historie of uitvoerige beschryving der dieren, planten en mineraalen, Volgens het Samenstel v. (...) Linnaeus.
Amsterdam, F. Houttuyn, (a.o.), 1761-85. 3 in 37 vols. W. together. 296 fine plain engraved plates (all folding.) of minerals, quadrupeds, plants, birds, reptiles, etc. Skilfully bound in 20th cloth. bindings with brownred labels. (More or less foxed/browned/spotted throughout, but in good condition with crisp plates). l Extensive Dutch natural history that claims to be based on the 'Systema Naturae' by C. Linnaeus but which is a compilation of similar works in other countries. As Linnaeus, Houttuyn classifies all known plants, animals and minerals, but in contrast to Linnaeus, Houttuyn gives detailed descriptions of each species. Maarten Houttuyn (1720-98) was a doctor and clergyman in Hoorn
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Book number: 953292
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RUMPHIUS, GEORGIUS EVERHARDUS
The Ambonese Curiosity Cabinet. Translated, edited, annotated and with an introduction by E. M. Beekman.
New Haven/London, Yale University Press, 1999. 567 pp. Hard Cover with dustjacket. Good copy. Illustrations in b/w. 20x30 cm.
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Book number: 952199
€  55.00 [Appr.: US$ 63.99 | £UK 50.25 | JP¥ 6754]
Catalogue: natural history

 
WHITE, GILBERT
The journals of Gilbert White 1774-1783, 1784-1793. Volume 2 and 3. Edited by F.Greenoak.
London, 1988, 1989. Two volumes. Hard Cover with dustwrappers. Dustwrappers slightly worn. 520, 496 pp.
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Book number: 952866
€  44.00 [Appr.: US$ 51.19 | £UK 40.25 | JP¥ 5403]
Catalogue: natural history

 
WHITE, GILBERT
The journals of Gilbert White 1774-1783, Volume2. Edited by F.Greenoak.
London, 1988. Hard Cover with dustwrappers. Dustwrappers slightly worn. 520 pp
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Book number: 952867
€  22.00 [Appr.: US$ 25.6 | £UK 20.25 | JP¥ 2701]
Catalogue: natural history

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