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[VILMORIN-ANDRIEUX & CIE]. Les Plantes potagères. Description et culture des principaux légumes des climats tempérés. 

Paris, Vilmorin-Andrieux et Cie, 1883.

8vo (230x150 mm), xvi-650-(2) pages.  binding : Contemporary quarter sheep, flat spine. Rubbed leather, head cap worn. Fresh copy. A preliminary booklet is mobile, a detached leaf. 

Encyclopedia of vegetable plants proposed by the seed producer Vilmorin. More than a simple catalog there are descriptions, cultivation and consumption advice for each variety of what we would now call forgotten vegetables. Numerous illustrations in the text.

Price : 90 €

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