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    Matthioli's Work on Medical Botany

    Pietro Andrea Matthioli. I Discorsi di M. Pietro Andrea Matthioli Sanese, Medico Cesareo, ...nelli Sei Libri di Pedacio Dioscoride Anazarbeo della Materia Medicinale. Venetia: Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1581. Later edition. Quarto in sixes. [180], 971, [12] pages. Contemporary full vellum with some minor rubbing and soiling. Title page reinforced with paper backing. Light thumb-soiling to pages with a few small reinforced edge tears and occasional abrading to corners. Scattered stains to textblock, mainly along binding edge. Illustrated with botanical woodcuts. Text in Italian. A very good copy.

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    April, 2012
    11th-12th Wednesday-Thursday
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