The New York Public Library is now offering grab-and-go service at 50 locations as part of our gradual reopening. Find a location near you, and learn about our remote resources.

 

Eidodendron: views of the general character and appearance of trees foreign and indigenous connected with picturesque scenery

Collection Data

Description
The text deals only with oaks but the plates figure various other kinds of trees. They are mostly portraits of particular trees and in most cases the localities are given.
Names
Burgess, Henry William, ca. 1792-1844 (Artist)
Hullmandel, Charles Joseph, 1789-1850 (Printer)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1827
Place: London
Publisher: Published by J. Dickins
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: VGS++ (Burgess, H. W. Eidodendron. 1827)
Topics
Botany
Oak
Trees -- Great Britain
Genres
Prints
Botanical illustrations
Physical Description
Extent: Pp. [7], iii, [4]; Fol. 26 plates. 54 plates, front. ; 56 cm.
Contemporary half morocco used. The portrait and the plates are lithographs on India paper mounted on larger sheets. Some of these mounts are foxed though the plates themselves are not affected.
Lithographs
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 46950762
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15065772
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 941eaf90-c6f5-012f-eb10-58d385a7bc34
Show filters Hide filters
56 results found