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Plenck, Joseph Jacob, Ritter von, 1738-1807.
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Icones plantarum medicinalium secundum systema Linnaei digestarum : cum enumeratione virium et usus medici, chirurgici atque diaetetici ... / Josephi Jacobi Plenck.
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Soulsby no. 724a

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Publisher:
Apud Rudolphum Graeffer et Soc.
Place of publication:
Viennae
Publishing year:
1788-1791
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Physical description:
4 v. : col. ill. ; 48 cm.
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Language(s):
Latin, German

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Text in Latin and German.
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Botany Pictorial works.
Botany, Medical Early works to 1800.
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007259807
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Plenck, Joseph Jacob, Ritter von, 1738-1807.
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Josephi Jacobi Plenck ... Icones plantarum medicinalium secundum systema Linnæi digestarum, cum enumeratione virium et usus medici, chiurgici atque diaetetici. Cent. I-VIII / [... Abbildungen der Medicinalpflanzen ... quem post obitum auctoris edidit J. L. Kerndl].
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Publisher:
apud Rudolphum Grf̆fer et soc.
Place of publication:
Viennœ
Publishing year:
1788-1812
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Physical description:
8 vol. [in 4] : col. ill ; 50 cm.
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Language(s):
Latin

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The plates are consecutively numbered. Cent. VIII is in two separately-paged fasciculi, of which the title-page to the first one is wanting: it has only 58 plates.
Not in B.M.
Dedicated to the Emperor Joseph II, Emperor of Austria.
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Kerndl, J. L.
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9920322302081
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By permission of the Trustees of The Natural History Museum (London).
Bound in green half-leather. Front board of vol. 7-8 is detached.
Front board of vol. 7-8 is detached.
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Author:
Plenck, Joseph Jacob, Ritter von (1738-1807)
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Icones plantarum medicinalium ... [Vol. viii. edidit J.L. Kerndl, post obitum auctoris]
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Soulsby no. 724a

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Viennae
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1788-1812
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8 v. fol.
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Language(s):
Undetermined

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Subject:
Medicinal plants
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Kerndl, J. L.
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ocm27879571
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Vol. 8 incomplete as issued - rare. There is also a copy in Teylers Museum in Haarlem.
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Plenck, Joseph Jacob (1738-1807).
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Josephi Jacobi Plenck Consiliarii Caesareo-Regii, Chirurgiae Doctoris, Chemiae atque Botanices Professoris Publici, Ordinarii in Academia Medico-Chirurgica Josephina, ejusdemque Academiae Secretarii Perpetui, nec non Directoris Pharmacopoearum Miliatrium atque Chirurgi Status Militaris SupremiIcones plantarum medicinalium secundum systema Linnaei digestarum, cum enumeratione virium et usus medici, chirurgici atque diaetetici.
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Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 724a

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Publisher:
Rudolphum Graeffer et Soc.
Place of publication:
Viennae
Publishing year:
1788 [-1792].
Edition:
Five volumes only out of a total of eight.
Physical description:
5 v. (Pp. [x], 62, 100 leaves of col. plates; 80, [2], 100 leaves of col. plates; 74, [2], 100 leaves of col. plates; 93, [2], 100 leaves of col. plates; 84, [2], 100 leaves of col. plates) col. pictorial engraved title ; 47.3 cm.
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Language(s):
Multiple languages, Latin, German

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The entire work was published in eight volumes between 1788 and 1812, the last volume appearing posthumously and only containing 58 plates.
Full imprint statement. Viennæ, apud Rudolphum Græffer et Soc. 1788. [Vol. II: 1789. Vol. III: 1790. Vol. IV: 1791. Vol. V: 1792.].
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Text in Latin and German in parallel columns.
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Subject:
Medicinal plants.
Classification system: Linnaeus.
18th century.
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Emperor of Austria
Joseph II,
(1741-1790)
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Rudolf Gräffer (Vienna, Austria)
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Rare Books Room shelves 124, 127
Condition noted (2014). Edges worn and lifting. Good.
Bought 1935. £15.0.0.
All volumes bound in red textured sheep with gilt triple fillets of unequal width on boards. Spines with seven raised bands flanked by gilt single fillets. Gilt spine titles: PLENCK / ICONES / PLANTARUM // TOM. / I [&c]. Gilt decorations on board edges and turn-ins. Gilt edges. Endpapers marbled in blue, pink and yellow spot pattern.
Condition noted; 20060314. Spine edges and raised bands rubbed. Corners somewhat battered. A tear in plate 2 has been repaired. Tears in plate 4. Vol. III: gathering N heavily spotted. Vol. IV-V: front endpaper splitting along line of hinge.
BE, 14.3.2006; rev. 25.7.2014
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Many of the plates have been annotated in pencil with references to Woodville's Medical botany.