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Book of Mushrooms Facsimile Edition

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A much coveted manuscript of utmost interest for all mycologists and a botanical work of enormous value for its sheer and rare beauty: treatises on mycology this old are extremely rare.

The 280 fine drawings of unrivalled didactic value bring to light the fascinating world of mushrooms and fungi and are outlined in pencil and retouched with Chinese ink, coloured pencils and water colours.

We have 1 facsimile edition of the manuscript "Book of Mushrooms": Libro de Setas facsimile edition, published by Siloé, arte y bibliofilia, 2008

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Libro de Setas

Burgos: Siloé, arte y bibliofilia, 2008

  • Commentary by Telleria, María T.; De Diego Calonge, Francisco
  • Limited Edition: 898 copies
  • Full-size color reproduction of the entire original document, Book of Mushrooms: the facsimile attempts to replicate the look-and-feel and physical features of the original document; pages are trimmed according to the original format; the binding might not be consistent with the current document binding.

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Hand-crafted leather.

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