Gand [Gent], Local de la Société (Casino), etc., 1847, volume 3, plate 138. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 170 x 257 mm). Text enclosed. Note: Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte. References: Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84. Bookseller Inventory #
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