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Dodoens (Rembert) Purgantium aliarumque eo facientium, turn et radicum convolvulorum ac deleteriamm herbarum historiae libri IIII, 2 parts in 1, including appendix, collation: A-Z8 a-i8, titles with woodcut printer's devices, numerous full-page woodcut botanical woodcuts, sig. C misbound, some water-staining (mostly at end), a few ff. soiled, contemporary limp vellum, lacking ties, lightly soiled, 8vo (170 x 103mm.), Antwerp, Christopher Plantin, 1574.

⁂ Rare first edition.
Provenance: Rothamsted acquisition date 1917.
Literature: Hunt 116; Nissen 515; Pritzel 2657 & 7058.

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Dodoens (Rembert) Purgantium aliarumque eo facientium,

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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing