Flore des Champignons superieurs du Maroc, Tome I-II
By Malencon, G. and Bertault, R.
Pp. (tome I): 601; 30 full page color plates (from watercolor paintings), 133 text-figures (line-drawings), 1 folding color-tinted map of Morocco; pp. (tome II): 540; 22 full page color plates (from watercolor paintings), 105 text-figures (line-drawings). Tome I: Full red cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, original white color pictorial stiff wrappers bound in place. Tome II: original white color pictorial stiff wrappers, lettered in black on the spine, lg 8vo. Both volumes cover the Agaricales. This two-volume set is from the private research collection of University of Michigan mycologist Alexander H. Smith, with his signature on the front wrapper of Tome I. This is a rare set with the first volume bound in red cloth and the second volume in the original wrappers. There was a five-year gap in the publication of the two volumes.
|Publisher||Faculte des Sciences de Rabat|
|Publisher Place||Rabat, Morocco|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||2|
|Condition Description||Small bump to the top rear outer corner of Tome I that occurred before it was bound in red cloth; also one bump to the top rear outer corner of Tome II as well as a few wrinkles to the paper on the spine; a tight and clean copy in very good condition.|