Illecebrum Illicium, Knot Grass, Starry Anniseed Tree contains spice used in Chinese cooking. Copper plate engraving, hand coloured 1812

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Illecebrum Illicium, Knot Grass, Starry Anniseed Tree.

£60.00

26 x 20 cm Condition very good.
£60.00 / $75.00 (plus packing and postage)

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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.
Copper plate engraving, hand coloured, engraved for the Encyclopedia Londinensis, 1812.

Size 26 x 20 cm Condition very good.
Price £60.00 / $75.00 (plus packing and postage)

Product Description

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.
Copper plate engraving, hand coloured, engraved for the Encyclopedia Londinensis, 1812.

Size 26 x 20 cm Condition very good.
Price £60.00 / $75.00 (plus packing and postage)

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