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Lot nr:963
Book nr:29196
Author:STERBEECK, Franciscus van
Title:Theatrum fungorum oft het tooneel der campernoelien
Town:Antwerpen
Publisher:Joseph Jacobs
Year:1675
Description:In-4, [38], 396, [20] pp, engraved title page (E.V. Ordonie), engraved portrait of Joannes van Buyten (Westerhout after Biset) and 36 botanical plates, some of which are folding (Peter van Sickeleers). Waterstains in the inner margins. Bound in full vellum, stained, morocco titlepiece on spine, red sprinkled edges
Note:Provenance: J.J. De Beucker, leeraer in Plantenkunde, Antwerpen.
Very rare. Nissen, BBI, 1892; Pritzel 8947; Ferro 72a; Landwehr 20; Hunt 341: "First edition of the first separate work on fungi, describing edible and poisonous varieties"
Price:€1200 - €1800
Sellingprice:€3200
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