St. Johns Art and Antiques
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #973759 (stock #42680592T)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$100.00
Black Tern (Hydrochelidon Nigra) plate#592
from the "A HISTORY OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE, INCLUDING ALL THE SPECIES INHABITING THE WESTERN PALÆARCTIC REGION" by Henry Eeles Dresser, Richard Bowdler, Sharpe and Arthur Hay Vicount Walden. Large 4to size (12.50" x 9.75"). London 1871–1881 (with supplement that came out in 1896). 720 hand-coloured lithographs, by John Gerrard Keulemans, Joseph Wolf, Edward Neale, Archibald Thorburn and others. Originally published in 93 parts...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #847787 (stock #44412678)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$10.00
Diaphanous Jungermannia (jungermannia hyalina) plate#2678
from the work "English Botany..." by James Sowerby, a periodical published between 1790 and 1814 with fine hand-colored engravings that cover every possible subject from the lowliest mold spore to the finest flower specimens of the day. The plates measure 11.375" x 8.75". This plate is from vol. 1 of the Supplement, published in 1831 and includes text page...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1910 item #916984 (stock #44680343)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$40.00
Dog Rose (Rosa canina) Plate#343
from Vol. 3 of Prof. Dr. Thomé’s work “Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz.” Octavo(8vo) size (8.50" x 6.00")(21.59cm x 15.24cm. Germany 1905, chromolithograph. Includes copy of title page.

Condition: Good and clean overall; slight edge discoloration; binding edge.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #847753 (stock #44411195)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$20.00
Plowman's Spikenard (Conyza Squarrosa) plate#1195
from the work "English Botany..." by James Sowerby, a periodical published between 1790 and 1814 with fine hand-colored engravings that cover every possible subject from the lowliest mold spore to the finest flower specimens of the day. The plates measure 11.375" x 8.75". This plate is from vol...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #819196 (stock #44412221)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$30.00
Wild Oat, or Haver (AVENA fatua) plate#2221
from the work "English Botany..." by James Sowerby, a periodical published between 1790 and 1814 with fine hand-colored engravings that cover every possible subject from the lowliest mold spore to the finest flower specimens of the day. The plates measure 11.375" x 8.75". This plate is from vol...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #970490 (stock #42680451T)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$150.00
White Headed Duck (Erismatura leucocephala) plate#451
from the "A HISTORY OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE, INCLUDING ALL THE SPECIES INHABITING THE WESTERN PALÆARCTIC REGION" by Henry Eeles Dresser, Richard Bowdler, Sharpe and Arthur Hay Vicount Walden. Large 4to size (12.50" x 9.75"). London 1871–1881 (with supplement that came out in 1896). 720 hand-coloured lithographs, by John Gerrard Keulemans, Joseph Wolf, Edward Neale, Archibald Thorburn and others. Originally published in 93 parts...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1800 item #1054475 (stock #44460479)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$75.00
White Horehound (Marrubium album), plate 495, from Elizabeth Blackwell's work entitled "A Curious Herbal, containing five-hundred cuts of the most useful plants which are now used in the practice of physick. Engraved on folio copper plates after drawings taken from the life." Volume 2, Published 1739 in London.

An extremely popular work picturing a large variety of flowers, fruits and shrubs, with original handcoloring by Mrs. Elizabeth Blackwell...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #948065 (stock #43740002)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$45.00
Matted 8x10 1890 print of the extinct Quagga (equus quagga quagga) from the work "Friend and Foe from Field and Forest, A Natural History of the Mammalia" edited by Mrs. Grace Townsend, published between 1890, L.P. Miller & Company. The last captive quagga died in Amsterdam Zoo in 1883 just a few years before this wood engraving was published.

Condition: Very good; print is matted in a black-core silk-like mat and shrinkwrapped...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1003321 (stock #42680557)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$200.00
Ruff (machetes pugnax) | plate #557

From the "A HISTORY OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE, INCLUDING ALL THE SPECIES INHABITING THE WESTERN PALÆARCTIC REGION" by Henry Eeles Dresser, Richard Bowdler, Sharpe and Arthur Hay Vicount Walden. Large 4to size (12.50" x 9.75"). London 1871–1881 (with supplement that came out in 1896). 720 hand-coloured lithographs, by John Gerrard Keulemans, Joseph Wolf, Edward Neale, Archibald Thorburn and others. Originally published in 93 parts...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #849896 (stock #35482014)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$45.00
Inodorous Candle Tree (Myrica inodorq) | plate #14

From the work "The North American Sylva..." by Francois Andre Michaux, the American Edition published in 1857. These are hand finished Colored engravings. The plates measure 10.5" x 7". This plate reads Pl XIV in upper right, Inodorous Candle Tree in the bottom left, Myrica inodora at bottom center, and Cirier inodore at the bottom right...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1910 item #916991 (stock #44680412.2)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$30.00
Yellow Wood Violet (Viola biflora & Viola uliginosa) Plate#412.2
from Vol. 3 of Prof. Dr. Thomé’s work “Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz.” Octavo(8vo) size (8.50" x 6.00")(21.59cm x 15.24cm) Germany, 1905, chromolithograph. Includes copy of title page.

Condition: Good and clean overall; slight edge discoloration; binding edge.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #851866 (stock #44480005)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$40.00
Oxalis Crenata, Adenophora Verticillata, Veronica Officinalis, and Pinguicula Vulgaris

From the work "The Floricultural Cabinet and Florist's Magazine" edited by Joseph Harrison, published between 1834 and 1838. These are hand-Colored engravings. The plates measure 8.5" x 5.25"...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1800 item #851818 (stock #44720079)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$120.00
Wigeon (Anas Penelope) #79 from the work "The Natural History of British Birds..." by Edward Donovan published between 1794 and 1819, with interesting and colorful hand-colored engravings. The plates measure 9.25" x 5.75". This plate is from vol. 2, published in 1795 and includes text page. The Title Page reads: "The Natural History of British Birds; or, a Selection of the Most Rare, Beautiful, and Interesting Birds Which Inhabit This Country: The Description from the Systea Naturae of Linnaeus...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #914406 (stock #35482118)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$100.00
Leafy Coned Silver Fir (Abies Bracteata) | plate #118

From the work "The North American Sylva..." by Francois Andre Michaux, the American Edition published in 1857. These are hand finished Colored engravings. The plates measure 10.5" x 7". This plate reads Pl CXVIII in upper right, Leafy Coned Silver Fir in the bottom left, Abies Bracteata at bottom center, and Sapin Bractée at the bottom right.

The Title Page reads: "The North American Sylva; or, the Description ...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1003308 (stock #42680566)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$100.00
Description: Marsh Sandpiper (totanus stagnatilis) plate#566
from the "A HISTORY OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE, INCLUDING ALL THE SPECIES INHABITING THE WESTERN PALÆARCTIC REGION" by Henry Eeles Dresser, Richard Bowdler, Sharpe and Arthur Hay Vicount Walden. Large 4to size (12.50" x 9.75"). London 1871–1881 (with supplement that came out in 1896). 720 hand-coloured lithographs, by John Gerrard Keulemans, Joseph Wolf, Edward Neale, Archibald Thorburn and others. Originally published in 93 parts...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1910 item #916972 (stock #44680123)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$40.00
Star of Bethlehem (Ornithogalum nutans) Plate#123
from Vol. 1 of Prof. Dr. Thomé’s work “Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz.” Octavo(8vo) size (8.50" x 6.00")(21.59cm x 15.24cm) Germany, 1903, chromolithograph. Includes copy of title page.

Condition: Good and clean overall; slight edge discoloration; binding edge has a small loss lower left; upper right corner bent with short tear (1/8") about 1.25 " from edge (see enlargement 4.)

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #955555 (stock #22510017J)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$50.00
Description: Golden Eagle or aquila chrysaeto from the work "A History of British Birds" by Francis Orpen Morris, published between 1851 and 1857, with editions continuing to 1897. These are Colored wood engravings. This plate is from one of the earlier editions. The plates measure 10.00" x 6.63". The Title Page reads: "A History of British Birds". By The Rev. F.O.Morris. B.A., Member of the Ashmolean Society. London: Groombridge and Sons. 5, Paternoster Row.

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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #928794 (stock #44770012)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$175.00
"A Pipe-seller" plate #12. From the work "Costumes of the Various Countries: The Costume of China." Illustrated in Sixty Coloured Engravings; with explanations in English and French. By George Henry Mason, Esquire, Major of His Majesty's (late) 102nd Regiment. London: Printed for William Miller, Old-Bond Street; by S. Gosnell, Little Queen Street, Holborn, 1800. Hand colored engravings by James Dadley after Pu-Qua. Large 4to size, 14.00" by 10.25" (35.56cm x 26.04cm).

Condition: Very good...