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GUILLEMEAU, Jean-Louis-Marie. Calendrier de Flore des environs de Niort. 

Niort, Imprimerie de P.A. Elies, An 9 (1801).

12mo (165x99mm), (8)-276 pages and 2 folding tables. Lack of the folding table "clé de la méthode botanique de Tournefort" between pages 86-87.  binding : Contemporary quarter sheep, gilt flat spine, title in gilt on lettering-piece, yellow edges. Fresh copy. A tear without lack on page 137.

Rare first edition.

This book on the flora of Niort (Deux-Sèvres, France) and its surroundings, is divided into two parts: an elementary botanical treaty and the flora calendar (which is a list of the flowering of flowers and plants per month).

Guillemeau (1766-1852) was a French doctor and naturalist and the author of a book on roses ("Histoire naturelle de la rose, où l'on décrit ses différentes espèces, sa culture, ses vertus et ses propriétés).

references: Pritzel [3644].

Price : 100 €

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