Zurich: Urs Graf, 1973.
Volumes II through VIII only. With over 150 mounted color plate facsimiles, many with overslips; other b/w plates and many smaller illustrations throughout. Tall folios, 1/2 parchment, printed dust wrappers, individual slipcases. Zurich: Urs Graf Verlag, 1973-80. Second volume without slipcase but still a near fine set, LACKING the first volume.
Limited Edition, one of 500 numbered copies. A fine facsimile of Gessner's manuscript which was never published. An invaluable source for botanists. Gessner's notes are transcribed into German and precise botanical collations are given for each species.
Dust Wrapper: Yes
Condition: Near Fine / Near Fine