HERBARIUM IMAGINES VIVAE — CHRISTIAN EGENOLPH (1502 - 1555) — LIMITED EDITION OF 300 COPIES — FACSIMILE REPRINT OF THE 1535 EDITION from 1970, LUXURY SHEEPSKIN EDITION HERBAL MEDICINE — Herbal Medicine, Homeopathy, Full Compendium of Herbal Plates
Publisher: Medicina Rara, West Germany (1970)
Limited Edition, luxury. 40 paginated leaves (80 pgs) + index, 12mo. Marbled boards, in velour-lined sheepskin box. In overall exceedingly well preserved condition. The book has no visible wear to the marbled boards and binding. Crisp clean pages. The book does not seem to have been read. The slipcase is also in very well preserved condition with minimal wear. Full-page herbal plates. Deluxe reprint of the 1535 edition, limited to 300 numbered copies, elegantly bound & boxed, of the very rare original edition of the most popular 16th century. This is number 71. A beautiful and scarce luxury edition of an antique herbal.