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Herbal.- Dodoens (Rembert) Cruydt-Boeck, half-title, engraved title incorporating portraits of Dodoens and Clusius, over 1400 woodcut illustrations, final leaf present (blank except for printer's woodcut device), wide margins, occasional marginal water-staining, later blind-stamped morocco over wooden boards, corners worn, foot of spine repaired, [Nissen BBI 518; Pritzel 2345], folio (409 x 260mm.), Antwerp, Balthasar Moretus, 1644.

⁂ An unusually large copy of the last and best Plantin edition of this monumental herbal.

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Herbal.- Dodoens (Rembert) Cruydt-Boeck, Antwerp,

Wed, Jul 11, 2018 9:30 AM UTC
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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