London: The British Library, (1986),
First Edition. quarto, cloth in dust jacket. 248pp. The British Library, Item #277
Illustrated with 50 color plates with facing text about the drawing. Chapters define natural history drawing, flowers in religious art, herbals, the drawings found in travel and exploration literature, the natural history of the Islamic world, and a look at contemporary work. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket which is not price clipped.