Lot 1762. Blackwell, E.

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Auction date:15.02.2020   11:00
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Lot 1762Blackwell, E.
Increased and improved black corrugated organic herbs-book, the Elizabeth Blackwell: a collection of the plants which are kept for Arzney use in the pharmacies... 6 in 3 Bdn is. NBA., Eisenberger 1750-73. Fol. 6 kolor. Kupfertit. u 614 (615) kolor. Kupfertaf. In 3 Bdn. (1 Text - u. 2 Tafelbde.) bound. Ins. Pbde. the time (Sth. operation. u. best.).
Nissen, BBI 169. - The boards num. 1-600; and 269 double pag., 322-b 497-b 498-b, 522 b, 523 b, 533 b, 536-b 539-b, 547-b, 573-b, 574 b, 574 c, 600-b. - German edition of the famous Herbarium Blackwellianum, parallel text in Latin.-dt. - "This edition is artistically superior to Blackwell's Curious Herbal on which it is only partly based. The first 500 plates by N. F. Eisenberger, were copied from Blackwell's plates but are much more carefully drawn, engraved and coloured, and have alterations and additional material" (De Belder, 29). - Tls. slightly stained and some just clip., Taf. 168 Miss. outside of the Fig., Title Tl. 1 with Randläs. & remaining Adhesive verso.

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