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Malpighi (Marcello) Opera omina, 2 vol. in 1, plus Opera Posthuma (1697), engraved portrait frontispiece, 2 further frontispieces and 142 plates (including 7 half-page supplementary plates, often lacking), portrait torn and creased at inner edge, possibly lacking one leaf (viz ESTC collation), contemporary panelled calf, joints and extremities worn, [Wing M342A and M347; Garrison-Morton 66], Prostant apud Robertum Scott, Bibliopolam Regium, 1686.

⁂ The first complete collection of Malpighi's works on plant and animal structure and anatomy.

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Malpighi (Marcello) Opera omina, 2 vol. in 1, Prostant

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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