Illecebrum Illicium, Verticillate Knot Grass, Starry Anniseed Tree.
Illecebrum is a trailing annual plant native to Europe, with whorls of small white flowers.
Illicium contains a spice commonly called star anise, which is used in Chinese cooking It is clear mucilage, which becomes immediately perceptible in the mouth,.
This beautiful copperplate engraving, hand coloured, on good quality paper, is engraved by John Pass,
from Encyclopaedia Londinensis; or, Universal dictionary of arts, sciences, and literature, published by John Wilkes, 1808
Size 26 x 20 cm Condition very good.
Price £60.00 / $75.00 (plus packing and postage)
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