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Modern standard work on mushrooms, with 316 chromolithographed plates

Nouvel atlas des champignons.
[Paris], Bordas, 1956-1967. 4 volumes. 4to. With 316 numbered chromolithographed plates after Chenantais and lithographed by Mourlot, 39 full-page black and white illustrations, and 68 illustrations in the text. Publisher's original cloth (each volume a different colour), in the chromolithographed green dust jackets. 96; 202; 64; 224 pp. plus plates.
€ 475
Complete set of the first edition of a beautifully and extensively illustrated standard work on mushrooms of the notable French mycologist Henri Romagnesi (1912-1999). In later editions the chromolithographed plates would be replace by cheaper colour prints.
With the bookplate of the Danish mycologist Niels Fabritius Buchwald (1898-1986). Only some minor wear along the edges of the wrappers, otherwise the set is in very good condition. Volbracht, MykoLibri 1787.
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