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Horti medici Amstelodamensis rariorum tam Orientalis, quam Occidentalis...

Title: Horti medici Amstelodamensis rariorum tam Orientalis, quam Occidentalis Indiae : aliarumque peregrinarum plantarum magno studio ac labore, sumptibus civitatis Amstelodamensis, longa annorum serie collectarum, descriptio et icones ad vivum aeri incisae / auctore Joanne Commelino ... ; opus posthumum ; Latinitate donatum ... à Frederico Ruyschio ... & Francisco Kiggellario.
Variant Title: Half-title: Rariorum plantarum horti medici Amstelodamensis descriptio & icones
Engraved title: Horti medici Amstelodamensis rariorum plantarum historia
Author(s)/Relationship(s): Commelin, Johannes, 1629-1692.
Commelin, Caspar, 1667?-1731.
Kiggelaer, Franciscus, fl. 1690.
Ruysch, Frederik, 1638-1731.
Publisher: Amstelodami : Apud P. & J. Blaeu. nec non Abrahamum à Someren, MDCXCVII-MDCCI [1697-1701]
Description: 2 v. : ill., coats of arms (engravings) ; 41 cm. (fol.)
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Language: lat dut
Referenced In: Hunt botanical cat. 399
Wellcome cat. of printed books, II, p. 379
NLM Hidden treasure p. 34
MeSH Subjects: Plants
Africa
West Indies
Indonesia
Notes: Half-title: Rariorum plantarum horti medici Amstelodamensis descriptio & icones.
Engraved title: Horti medici Amstelodamensis rariorum plantarum historia.
Each volume has added engraved title page, and added title page in Dutch: Beschryvinge en curieuse afbeeldingen van rare vreemde ... gewassen vertoont in den Amsterdamsche Kruyd-hof ...
Imprint of vol. 2: Amstelaedami, Apud P. & J. Blaeu. nec non Viduam Abrahami à Someren. M.DCCI.
"The first volume, on the plants of the East and West Indies, was Jan Commelin’s most important contribution to botanical knowledge; it was brought out posthumously by his nephew Caspar. The second volume was by Caspar Commelin and contained on some of the notes in Jan’s book, with further notes on African plants"--Hunt.
Vol. I.: [24], 220 p., [110] leaves of plates; v.2: [20], 224, [4] p., 112 [i.e. 113] leaves of plates.
In Latin and Dutch.
Tail-pieces.
Includes indexes.
Provenance: NLM copy has engraved armorial bookplate of Thos. [Thomas] Baskerfeild with motto "Hope the Best"; unidentified coat of arms on verso of letterpress t.p. of vol. 1; ownership inscription of H. Lowndes. DNLM
NLM Unique ID: 2327003R
Other ID Numbers: (OCoLC)14319576

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