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Batten (Auriol)


Published: Southern Book Publishers, Johannesburg, 1988

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Limited edition: 401 pages, 100 colour plates. Original dark green simulated leather boards, gilt on spine. Illustrated dust jacket with slight discolouring at the top.  

This is copy number 1613 of the English standard edition, limited to 4,000 numbered copies. 

'The original plates of this botanical art classic have been donated to the nation and are lodged at the Botanical Research Institute in Pretoria.' Editor's note.

  • Jacket Condition: Good
  • Binding Condition: Good
  • Overall Condition: Good
  • Size: 4to (330mm x 250mm)
  • Sold By: Clarke's Africana & Rare Books
  • Contact Person: Paul Mills
  • Country: South Africa
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