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Novarum, aut rariorum plantarum Horti Reg. Botan. Matrit. descriptionum decades

000959247 ortega pl 0018 000959247 ortega pl 0018
000959247 ortega pl 0016 000959247 ortega pl 0016
000959247 ortega pl 0015 000959247 ortega pl 0015
000959247 ortega pl 0014 000959247 ortega pl 0014
000959247 ortega pl 0012 000959247 ortega pl 0012
000959247 ortega pl 0004 000959247 ortega pl 0004
Bibliographic Information
Gómez Ortega, Casimiro, 1740-1818.; Gálvez, Isidoro, active 1794-1802, illustrator.; Beauharnais, François de, 1756-1846, former owner.; Plesch, Arpad, former owner.
Matriti [Madrid]: ex typographia Mariniana, 1798-1800

[8], 2-51, [5], 53-80, [2], 81-108, [2], 109-138 p., 18 leaves of plates (one folded)

Signatures: pi⁴ A-O⁴ P⁴(-P4) Q-S⁴ T⁴(-T4).

Plants brought to the Real Jardin de Madrid from America and the Philippines.

First t.p. dated MDCCC.

Issued in 4 parts: Decades 1-4, 5/6, 7/8, and 9/10, each with special t.p., dated 1798-1800. Decades 1-4 released in 1797 (Cf. Palau et al.)

Parts 2 and 3 have imprint: Matriti : ex typographia Ibarriana.

Engraved plates of plants by Isidoro Galvez.

Title vignettes.

Includes index.

Hollis Number
000959247
Subject
Botany -- Spain -- Madrid -- Early works to 1800.; Botanical gardens -- Spain -- Madrid -- Early works to 1800.; Botanical specimens -- America -- Early works to 1800.; Botanical specimens -- Philippines -- Early works to 1800.; Jardín Botánico de Madrid -- Early works to 1800.
 

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