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    Thomas Bartholin. De Unicornu Observationes Novae. Secunda edition Auctiores & emendatiores editae a Filio Casparo Bartholino. Amstelaedami: Henr. Wetstenium, 1678. Second edition. Latin text. Twelvemo. [xiv], 381, [15] index pages. All wood engravings present as called for. Contemporary vellum with a repair to a portion of the front board and spine. A remarkably sound copy, internally clean and in very good condition. The horn of the unicorn was thought to have pharmaceutical properties and Bartholin's book expounded on the subject.

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    February, 2012
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