Flowers of the Brazilian Forest. Collected and Painted by Margaret Mee. Foreword on the Brazilian Forests by Robert Burle Marx. With a Preface by Sir George Taylor.
London: L. van Leer & Company for The Tryon Gallery in association with George Rainbird, 1968.
8vo, pp. [xvi], 875, ; with an emblematic engraved frontispiece and 32 engraved emblematic plates by Boetius a Bolswert; a very good copy in contemporary vellum, soiled, ties perished; nineteenth-century ownership inscription in the lower margin of the title (Joseph Haskell, 1844) and Haskell’s dedication inscription to his ‘beloved wife Anna Carolina’ dated 1857 in the rear free end-paper. Read more