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50 Plants Precious to Man

These four pages are from a 1930’s encyclopedia. From a botany standpoint, they’ve got the basics covered; fruit, flowers, leaves, seeds, and roots. They are quite scientific! But what I really like about them, is how artfully they are arranged, … Continue reading

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Vintage Botanical Potato Illustrations

These were the only illustrations in a huge textbook on the subject of potato farming.  I saved the key with the varieties named, and if you are interested just click on an image and you will be taken to my … Continue reading

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Das Grosse Kneippbuch

I judged from the cover that this was going to be a good book, but would there be beautiful images inside?   I’m a sucker for skulls and skeletons, so when I saw these in the book I knew it … Continue reading

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