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The Garden at Eichstatt: The Book of Plants

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This could well be the most famous botanical record ever committed to paper. A magnificent pictorial document of the flowers grown in the greatest German garden of its time. The Hortus Eystettensis is in a class of its own when it comes to the variety and range of flowers engraved. Under the supervision of Basilius Besler, a team of at least ten engravers worked on this ma ...more
Hardcover, 464 pages
Published March 9th 2000 by Taschen
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Elizabeth
Jun 25, 2008 Elizabeth rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Garden Lovers
another inspiration book for a project... I read this in March and I was going to begin my month of flower project... Still haven't found time to do it. I will though.
Eric Berntson
Apr 01, 2007 Eric Berntson rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: gardening, art, & history
This is one of the most beautiful volume I have ever seen and own. The reproduction of copper plates are incredible.
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The Garden at Eichstatt Die Universitatsbibliothek Eichstatt Studien Zum Auftreten Der Heiligennamen Im Rheinland Die Bibliothek Dr. Med. Johann Scheifler (1612-1671) The Book of Plants: The Complete Plates

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