Hortus Regius Panhormitanus aerae vulgaris anno MDCCLXXIX noviter extructus septoque ex indigenis, exoticisque plurimis complectens plantas


V.g. (paper indentation on first 10 pages, not affecting text). Facsimile reprint of a now very rare catalogue of Sicilian plants by Bernadino Da Ucria, based on the plant collections at Palermo Botanic Garden and with occasional reference to their wild origins in Sicily, arranged according to the Linnaean system, with diagnoses of genera and species (in Latin) and (where appropriate) medicinal uses. Index of genera, of treatments for different illnesses, and of Sicilian vernacular names. Stafleu & Cowan, TL-II: 15417. [10], iii, 498 pp.

Title: Hortus Regius Panhormitanus aerae vulgaris anno MDCCLXXIX noviter extructus septoque ex indigenis, exoticisque plurimis complectens plantas

Author Name: Ucria, P.F. Bernadino Ab (preface by G. Scalisi of Ucria, introduction by Francisco M. Raimondo of Palermo)

Categories: Horticulture,

Edition: Typis Regiis Panormi [Royal Press of Palermo]

Publisher: Edizione Grifo: 1996 repr. of original 1789 edition

Binding: Publisher's blue cloth, gilt title, no dust jacket

Book Condition: V.g.

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 178

Keywords: Latin 1