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Crescentiis (Petrus de) New Feldt und Ackerbaw...in xv Buecher beschrieben, title in red and black with woodcut device, numerous woodcut illustrations in text, foxed and browned, light water-stain to lower margin, later vellum, [Nissen ZBI 988], Strassburg, Lazarus Zessner, 1602.

⁂ Second German edition of a compilation of Crescentiis' work with that of Estienne & Libault and Jacques du Fouilloux, which first appeared in 1583 with different woodcuts. Includes many illustrations of distillation and herbs.
Rothamsted acquisition date 1931.

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Crescentiis (Petrus de) New Feldt und Ackerbaw...in xv

Estimate £800 - £1,200
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing