In the name reverted to that of the widely cited, Curtis's Botanical Magazine. It continues to be published by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew as a publication for those interested in horticulture, ecology or botanical illustration. The standard form of abbreviation is Curtis's Bot.
The Botanical Magazine Vol. 7 or, Flower-Garden Displayed
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. London, —". The Quarterly Journal. July University of Glasgow. October Retrieved 11 August University of Wellington website. Accessed In Index to the Botanical Magazine. Dictionary of British and Irish Botantists and Horticulturalists. CRC Press, Martyn Rix ed. Scientific Publications: Journals. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 1 August Each four-part volume contains 24 plant portraits reproduced from watercolour originals Hugh Cahill 10 May Nature observed: The work of the botanical artist. King's College London. Retrieved 30 July Retrieved 6 August Id: Julie Gardham October Special Collections Department: Book of the Month.
More information about this seller Contact this seller 7. To which are added, their names, class order, generic and specific characters, according to the celebrated Linnaeus; their places of growth, and times of flowering: together with the most approved methods of culture.
The Botanical Magazine, Vol. 5 Or, Flower-Garden Displayed
A work intended for the use of such ladies, gentlemen, and gardeners, as wish to become scientifically acquainted with the plants they cultivate. Together Fine Coloured plates, some folding, bound in original half red calf, marbled boards. More information about this seller Contact this seller 8. Published by London. About this Item: London. Octavo, leather bound in original eighteenth century half calf over boards. Rubbed but solid and wanting the label to the last volume.
Some occasional offset but generally good examples. His periodical would remain in print until the middle of the twentieth century and is generally referred to as Curtis Botanical Magazine. More information about this seller Contact this seller 9. Published by Stephen Couchman, London About this Item: Stephen Couchman, London, With 75 hand-coloured plates. Original full tree calf, front hinge weak.
First edition of Volumes 9 and Each issue of The Botanical Magazine was sold separately. Beginning in , it became the longest running botanical magazine published. Each issue contains a full description in formal yet accessible language, and is renowned for featuring the work of two centuries of botanical illustrators. Many plants received their first publication on the pages and the description given was enhanced by the finely detailed illustrations.
The plates were copper engraved and the hand colouring was performed by up to thirty people.
More information about this seller Contact this seller About this Item: Three volumes in two. I , Vol. II , and H. Symond, 20 Paternoster Row, London Vol. Frontis, full page color plates, 9. About this Item: Edward Couchman: London Published by W. Copyright This issue circa About this Item: W. Plates on wove paper, generally very clean and bright, occasional light foxing or spotting spot and pinhole to centre of plate 16, the Variegated Iris , some foxing to text pages. Front joint broken, white tape mend to interior hinge at Preface.
This is an early s reprint of the first two volumes of William Curtis' periodical "The Botanical Magazine.
Curtis featured some of the most decorative and popular imported plants in these early volumes, making these volumes an absolute treat for the eye. These are very strong impressions, which are particularly pleasing contrasted against the white color of the wove paper. Published by London: From: Nicholas D. About this Item: London:, Some edge and joint wear to binding, minor aging, plates generally bright and clean.
William Curtis was trained as an apothecary, but his real interest was botany. His first major contribution to this science was his Flora Londinenis, published in While a highly regarded work, it turned out to be a financial disappointment for Curtis. He then turned to gardeners, who he felt could pay better for his efforts. In he published the first of his enormously popular periodicals, The Botanical Magazine. It was the first of its kind, often considered the best of this type of periodical, and is still being published today.
Edwards were the principal artists who worked on the illustrations with Curtis for 28 years, and it was they, who did most of the plates.
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When Curtis died in , his firend John Sims took over the magazine. Sitwell Great Flower Books Spine mostly gone, covers detached, minor aging, plates generally bright and clean. In he published the first of his enormously popular periodical, The Botanical Magazine. When Curtis died in his firend John Sims took over the magazine. Covers detached, and binding is very worn, spine chipped, some plates 16 have some offset, otherwise plates are in good shape. Published by London About this Item: London, Csome edge wear, internally bright and clean.
Some monor edge and joint wear to binding, minor aging, plates generally bright and clean. First edition thus. Volume 1 only. A Very Good copy. Bound in half red morocco and marbled paper over boards, with title on spine in gilt. Handsome bookplate. Boards lightly rubbed, spine more so. Front paste down foxed. Frontispiece dampstained, transferring to a lesser degree to the title page. Text and plates generally clean, with occasional off-setting and a dot of foxing. Text leaves are bound facing the plates they describe and numbered to correspond to that plate. Published by Reeve Brothers,, London: About this Item: Reeve Brothers,, London:, Hinges are a little weak, some wear to extremities, minor aging, plates are generally bright and clean.
In , he published the first of his enormously popular periodicals, The Botanical Magazine. Edwards were the principal artists who worked on the illustrations with Curtis for 28 years, and it was they who did most of the plates. When Curtis died in , his friend, John Sims, took over the magazine. Published by Stephen Couchman,, London: About this Item: Stephen Couchman,, London:, Binding is very worn and covers are almost detached, scattered foxing and staining, but plates are generally in pretty decent shape. About this Item: Two vols bound as one. Stephen Couchman: London Hand-colored plates, 9.
Published by [London, circa ] About this Item: [London, circa ], Condition: Fine. Collection of engraved or lithographed plates, hand-coloured, each about 12 x 20 centimetres except 6 folding plates which are 12 x40; loosely enclosed together with a few leaves of descriptive letterpress in a folding cloth box, the spine labelled 'Australian flora'. All depicting Australian or New Zealand flora, many for the first time, from the pre-eminent British horticultural magazine, founded in Published by London Couchman About this Item: London Couchman , Index -  Bl.
Die Tafeln jeweils mit einem Textblatt. Ein Gelenk leicht angeplatzt, sonst kaum berieben, kl. Dabei 8 altkolor.
Nissen Tafel ist die zu Curtis' Lebzeiten letztpublizierte. Ab Vol. Sprache: Englisch. Seller Inventory AB. Condition: Excellent. No Jacket. For extra pictures of the more valuable books, please press the 'Ask Bookseller A Question' button. Please make sure you view the gallery of extra photos of selected plates before ordering. These extra images are available on request. The brightness, quality and vibrancy of the colours of the plates have to be seen to be believed. Contains 11 orchid plates.
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Index included. Rebound in tan cloth with black and gold leather labels. Cut without any significant loss to text and plates - 5. Donated to library and stored at the correct humidity and temperature and then released for sale in The volumes appear not to have been used which may explain their immaculate and stunning condition. The magazine was founded in by William Curtis and has continued publication to the present day.
These skilled artists worked with him for 28 years and it was they who were responsible for most of the plates that appeared in the magazine. From October Walter Fitch became the main artist - a post that he would hold for 40 years. Fitch lithographs have an immediacy and spontaneity encountered usually only in original works of art. Size: 5. Published by H. Symonds, London About this Item: H.