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Title Handbook of plant and floral ornament; selected from the herbals of the sixteenth century, and exhibiting the finest examples of plant-drawing found in those rare works, whether executed in wood-cuts or in copperplate engravings, arranged for the use of the decorator with supplementary illustrations and some remarks on the use of plant-form in design.
Imprint New York, Dover Publications [1960]


 Main Stacks  NK1560 .H3 1960    AVAILABLE
Description ix, 539 p. illus. 24 cm.
Note "Formerly titled: The craftsman's plant-book; or, Figures of plants."
Bibliog. "List of the chief ancient herbals": p. 49-50.
Subject Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms.
Botany -- Pre-Linnean works.