Synopsis Stirpium Hibernicarum - the first Irish Flora [with two offprints]

By: Threlkeld, Caleb (with E. Charles Nelson & Donal Synnott)

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Limited edition of 585 copies, this copy is number 343, signed by Charles Nelson. Large octavo, pp lii, 176, 60, 48, a slight crease to the half-title and the title page, otherwise a very good copy in original blue cloth. [ Reproduces, in photographic facsimile, this very scarce work of 1727]. With two interesting offprints : M.E. MITCHELL - The Sources of Threlkeld's Synopsis stirpium Hibernicarum (Proc.Ir.Acad. Vol 74) and E. CHARLES NELSON 'In the Contemplation of Vegetables' - Caleb Threlkeld (1676 - 1728), his life, background and contribution to Irish Botany (J. Soc.Biblphy nat Hist {1979}, signed by author and with brief signed letter to the bookseller Mike Park.]

Title: Synopsis Stirpium Hibernicarum - the first Irish Flora [with two offprints]

Author Name: Threlkeld, Caleb (with E. Charles Nelson & Donal Synnott)

Categories: Floras,

Publisher: Kilkenny, Boethius Press: 1988

ISBN Number: 0863140858

ISBN Number 13: 9780863140853

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 014750

Keywords: ireland.flowers.plants.vegetation.,