Antwerp: Plantijnsche Druckerije van Balthasar Moretus (Plantin-Moretus), 1644.
Third Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Very Good Condition. Item #046949
Contemporary blindstamped vellum, light soiling, some wear at spine ends, brass clasps, a sound and a lovely binding. Worming and a small stain in the inner margin of the first 40 or so leaves, more or less uniform browning to most of the pages. (34),1492,(60)p. Bibl. Belg. D121
The third and final Dutch edition of Dodoens' magnum opus printed by the Plantin-Moretus press. The most complete edition with the sections on American and West Indian plants and drugs from the 1608 abd 1618 editions and some 14 added woodcuts. Nearly 1500 woodcuts overall including countless herbs and medicinal plants but also mushrooms, cacao, tobacco, papyrus, apples, etc. Size: Folio. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Science & Technology; Botany; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 046949.