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Lot nr:711
Book nr:32526
Author:L'OBEL, Matthias de
Title:Medici insulani, sereniss. & invictiss. Jacobi. J. Magnae Brittaniae, Granciae & Hyberniae Regis Botanographi ... + Dilucidae simplicium medicamenorum explicationes, & stripium adversaria ...
Town:London
Publisher:Thomas Purfootius
Year:1605
Description:In-folio, [8], 156, [16], 549 pp. Illustrated throughout with botanical woodcuts. With 2 printed slips with text and illustrations tipped in at pages 10, 32 and illustrations mounted onto pages 252 and 400. Slightly foxed, ink stain on p. 420, (marginal) waterstains on p. 445-455 an p. 504-515. Lacking final blank. Full calf binding, spine richly gilt, marbled endpapers, red edges
Note:Matthias De L'Obel 1538-1616. Ref. Hunt 183; Wellcome 3831.Cf. Nissen BBI 1502 who states that part II: Stirpium Adversaria nova by Pierre Pena & De L"Obel is in fact the same issue, as the first one of London, Purfoot, 1570 preceded by new preliminaries, with a newly set last leaf (pp. 457-458). It is however the first edition with de L'Obel's, Adversariorum pars altera (pp. 458-549)
Price:€500 - €800
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