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La historia general delas Indias.
Historia naturalis

Historia naturalis

Goff P-786 Hain-Copinger-Reichling 13087 (variation) BM 15th cent., V, p. 153 (IC.19506) (variations) Rosenwald 212 LC copy imperfect: last leaf wanting; leaves [1], [2], [354] and [355] inlaid. A few marginal notes.

De animalibus

De animalibus

Translated by Theodorus Gaza; edited by Ludovicus Podocatharus. Goff A-973 Hain-Copinger 1699 BM 15th cent., V, p. 232 (IB.20287) GW 2350 Vollbehr H1699

Herbarium

Herbarium

Rosenwald 237 Goff H-58 Hain 1322 Copinger 532 (variant) BM 15th cent., IV, p. 131 (IA.19267) (variation) GW 2300 LC copy: woodcuts hand-colored. Provenance: F.W.T. Hunger, Amsterdam (bookplate).

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Title from caption, leaf A2. Imprint from colophon. Edited and with a table by Giorgio Merula; translated by Theodōros Gazēs. Signatures: A-H⁸ I-L⁶ a⁸ b⁶ c-h⁸ i-k⁶ (A1 blank). Goff, F.R. Incunabula in America... more

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Goff A-225 Hain 547 BM 15th cent., V, p. 346 (IB.21079) GW 589 LC copy: floriated initial supplied in blue, red, and silver, other initials in blue and red alternately, initial strokes in red. T.p. inscription:... more

Ortus sanitatis: De herbis et plantis, De animalibus et reptilibus, De auibus et volatilibus, De piscibus et natatilibus, De lapidibus et in terre venis nascentibus, De vrinis et earum speciebus, Tabula medicinalis cum directorio generali per omnes tractatus

Ortus sanitatis: De herbis et plantis, De animalibus et reptilibus, De...

Tractatus de animalibus and Tractatus de urinis have special title pages. Rosenwald 181 Goff H-487 Hain-Copinger 8941 BM 15th cent., I, p. 124 (IB.1682) IGI 4901 Klebs 509.3 LC copy: contemporary blind-stamped ... more

De historia stirpium commentarii insignes ... adiectis earvndem vivis plusquam quingentis imaginibus ... Accessit ... uocum difficilium & obscurarum passim in hoc opere ocurrentium explicatio ..

De historia stirpium commentarii insignes ... adiectis earvndem vivis ...

Names of plants in Latin, Greek, and German. With ports. of the author, the designers, and the engraver. Probably the first book which contains not only the names, but also the ports. of its illustrators. Cf. ... more

A new herball, wherin are conteyned the names of herbes in Greke, Latin, Englysh, Duch, Frenche, and in the potecaries and herbaries Latin : with the properties degrees, and naturall places of the same

A new herball, wherin are conteyned the names of herbes in Greke, Lati...

Includes pt. 2: The seconde parte of Uuilliam Turners Herball ... Here unto is ioyned also a booke of the bath of Baeth in Englande and of the vertues of the same wyth diuerse other bathes moste holsum and effe... more

Conradi Gesneri ... Historiae animalium lib. I-IIII

Conradi Gesneri ... Historiae animalium lib. I-IIII

The complete work includes a fifth volume: Lib. V. Qui est de serpentium natura ex variis schedis et collectaneis ejusdem compositus per J. Carroum ... Tiguri, 1587. LC copy imperfect: v. 2 wanting 27 p. at end... more

Georgii Agricolae De re metallica libri XII : quibus officia, instrumenta, machinae, ac omnia denique ad metallicam spectantia, non modo luculentissimè describuntur, sed & per effigies, suis locis insertas, adiunctis latinis, Germanicisque appellationibus ita ob oculos ponuntur, ut clarius tradi non possint ; eiusdem De animantibus subterraneis liber

Georgii Agricolae De re metallica libri XII : quibus officia, instrume...

Rosenwald 910 Cicognara, 875 Horblit, H.D. Grolier 100 science books, 2b Kress Lib., 71 LAC ael 2019-02-05 update (1 card) LAC ael 2019-02-06 update (1 card)

The historie of foure-footed beastes : describing the true and liuely figure of euery beast, with a discourse of their seuerall names, conditions, kindes, vertues (both naturall and medicinall), countries of their breed, their loue and hate to mandkinde, and the wonderfull worke of God in their creation, preseruation, and destruction : necessary for all diuines and students, because the story of euery beast is amplified with narrations out of scriptures, fathers, phylosophers, physitians, and poets : wherein are declared diuers hyerogliphicks, emblems, epigrams, and other good histories, collected out of all the volumes of Conradus Gesner, and all other writers to this present day

The historie of foure-footed beastes : describing the true and liuely ...

Title vignette: The gorgon. Errors in pagination. Signatures: A⁶ [par.]⁶ 2[par.]⁸ chi² B-2V⁶ 3A-3X⁶ 3Y⁸. STC (2nd ed.) 24123 Includes indexes in multiple languages. LC copy imperfect: first and last leaves (bla... more

The historie of serpents; or The seconde booke of liuing creatures ... Collected out of diuine Scriptures, Fathers, phylosophers, physitians and poets

The historie of serpents; or The seconde booke of liuing creatures ......

LAC scc 2018-12-07 update (1 card) LAC ecr 2018-12-21 review LC Review of LAC Completed/Approved 2019-01-03

Vlyssis Aldrovandi ... De psicibvs libri v. et de cetis lib. vnvs

Vlyssis Aldrovandi ... De psicibvs libri v. et de cetis lib. vnvs

Engr. t.-p. Colophon: Bononiæ, apud Ioannem Baptistam Bellagambam. 1612 ... sumptibus Hieronymi Tamburini. LAC scc 2018-12-06 update (1 card)

Histoire des plantes, novvellement trouuées en l'isle Virgine, & autres lieux,b lesquelles ont esté prises & cultiuées au iardin de monsieur Robin, arboriste du Roy. Non encore ueuës n'y imprimées par cy deuant

Histoire des plantes, novvellement trouuées en l'isle Virgine, & autre...

Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1378

Sylva sylvarvm, or, A naturall historie in ten centvries

Sylva sylvarvm, or, A naturall historie in ten centvries

Added t.p. illustrated, dated 1629. Printer's mark of John Haviland. Cf. McKerrow, no. 392. STC (2nd ed.) 1170 Gibson, R. Bacon, 172 ESTC S106925 With: Bacon, Francis. New Atlantis. [London, 1629]. Issued toge... more

The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes

The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes

1 v. in 2. On spine: Gerarde herball. Illustrated t.-p., engraved. Four pages, between 30 and 31, incorrectly numbered 29-30, 29-30. "Second edition"--p. [46] at end. First edition published in 1597. "A catalog... more

The history of four-footed beasts and serpents ... Collected out of the writings of Conradus Gesner and other authors,

The history of four-footed beasts and serpents ... Collected out of th...

Paged continuously. Vol. 1 is largely a translation of books 1 and 5 of: Historia animalium / Konrad Gesner, with additions by Topsell. The second part has title: The history of serpents, or, The second book of... more

Micrographia : or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies made by magnifying glasses. With observations and inquiries thereupon

Micrographia : or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies ma...

Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1511 LAC iak 2018-09-20 update LAC ecr 2018-09-24 review (1 card)

The anatomy of plants

The anatomy of plants

LAC scc 2018-11-14 update (2 card)

Synopsis methodica animalium quadrupedum et serpentini generis : Vulgarium notas characteristicas, rariorum descriptiones integras exhibens: cum historiis & observationibus anatomicis perquam curiosis. Præmittuntur nonnulla de animalium in genere, sensu, generatione, divisione, &c. Auctore Joanne Raio, S.R.S. Imprimatur, 15 June, 1693. Robert Southwell, R.S.P

Synopsis methodica animalium quadrupedum et serpentini generis : Vulga...

With an engraved portrait of the author (plate), signed: W: Elder sculp. ESTC R22056 LAC scc 2018-12-07 update (1 card)

Compleat herbal; or, The botanical institutions of Mr. Tournefort chief botanist to the late French king. Carefully translated from the original Latin. With large additions from Ray, Gerarde, Parkinson, and others, the most celebrated moderns. To which are added, two alphabetical indexes; one, containing the names, the other, the physical vertues and uses of the several plants. Illustrated with about five hundred copper plates, containing above four thousand different figures, all curiously engraven. A work highly instructive, and of general use. With a short account of the life and writings of the author

Compleat herbal; or, The botanical institutions of Mr. Tournefort chie...

Published in parts from 1716. The titlepage to vol. 1 is dated 1719, that to vol.2 bears the imprint printed for J. Walthoe, R. Wilkin, J. and J. Bonwicke, S. Birt, T. Ward and E. Wicksteed, 1730. Translated by... more

Send-brieven 1-46 zoo aan ... de Koninklyke societeit te Londen, als aan andere aansienelyke en geleerde lieden, over verscheyde verborgentheden der natuure, namentlyk over het wonderlyk gestel van de veselen der spieren in veelderley gedierte; de pesen en derselver werking ..

Send-brieven 1-46 zoo aan ... de Koninklyke societeit te Londen, als a...

Added t.-p., engr. Lettered: Leeuwenhoek, vol. V. LAC iak 2018-08-13 LAC kcc 2018-08-15 LC Review of LAC Completed/Approved 2018-08-29

The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands : containing the figures of birds, beasts, fishes, serpents, insects, and plants : particularly the forest-trees, shrubs, and other plants, not hitherto described, or very incorrectly figured by authors : together with their descriptions in English and French, to which, are added observations on the air, soil, and waters, with remarks upon agriculture, grain, pulse, roots, &c. : to the whole, is prefixed a new and correct map of the countries treated of

The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands : cont...

LC copy: paging and description in card catalogue: "2v., 100, 100, 20 col. pl., col. map ; 52 cm". LC copy: errors in paging from card catalogue: "Vol. 2, p. 59 numbered 56. Vol. 2, pl. 61 unnumbered; pl. 80 nu... more

Historia naturalis

Historia naturalis

Goff P-786 Hain-Copinger-Reichling 13087 (variation) BM 15th cent., V, p. 153 (IC.19506) (variations) Rosenwald 212 LC copy imperfect: last leaf wanting; leaves [1], [2], [354] and [355] inlaid. A few marginal notes.

De animalibus

De animalibus

Translated by Theodorus Gaza; edited by Ludovicus Podocatharus. Goff A-973 Hain-Copinger 1699 BM 15th cent., V, p. 232 (IB.20287) GW 2350 Vollbehr H1699

Herbarium

Herbarium

Rosenwald 237 Goff H-58 Hain 1322 Copinger 532 (variant) BM 15th cent., IV, p. 131 (IA.19267) (variation) GW 2300 LC copy: woodcuts hand-colored. Provenance: F.W.T. Hunger, Amsterdam (bookplate).

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Title from caption, leaf A2. Imprint from colophon. Edited and with a table by Giorgio Merula; translated by Theodōros Gazēs. Signatures: A-H⁸ I-L⁶ a⁸ b⁶ c-h⁸ i-k⁶ (A1 blank). Goff, F.R. Incunabula in America... more

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Goff A-225 Hain 547 BM 15th cent., V, p. 346 (IB.21079) GW 589 LC copy: floriated initial supplied in blue, red, and silver, other initials in blue and red alternately, initial strokes in red. T.p. inscription:... more

Ortus sanitatis: De herbis et plantis, De animalibus et reptilibus, De auibus et volatilibus, De piscibus et natatilibus, De lapidibus et in terre venis nascentibus, De vrinis et earum speciebus, Tabula medicinalis cum directorio generali per omnes tractatus

Ortus sanitatis: De herbis et plantis, De animalibus et reptilibus, De...

Tractatus de animalibus and Tractatus de urinis have special title pages. Rosenwald 181 Goff H-487 Hain-Copinger 8941 BM 15th cent., I, p. 124 (IB.1682) IGI 4901 Klebs 509.3 LC copy: contemporary blind-stamped ... more

De historia stirpium commentarii insignes ... adiectis earvndem vivis plusquam quingentis imaginibus ... Accessit ... uocum difficilium & obscurarum passim in hoc opere ocurrentium explicatio ..

De historia stirpium commentarii insignes ... adiectis earvndem vivis ...

Names of plants in Latin, Greek, and German. With ports. of the author, the designers, and the engraver. Probably the first book which contains not only the names, but also the ports. of its illustrators. Cf. ... more

New kreüterbüch in welchem nit allein die gantz histori das ist namen gestalt statt und zeit der wachsung natur krafft und würckung des meysten theyls der kreüter so in teütschen vnnd andern landen wachsen mit dem besten vleiss beschriben sonder auch aller derselben wurtzel stengel bletter blümen samen frücht und in summa die gantze gestalt allso artlich vnd kunstlich abgebildet vnd contrafayt ist das dessgleichen vormals nie gesehen noch an tag kom̃en

New kreüterbüch in welchem nit allein die gantz histori das ist namen ...

Binder's title: Opera Iacobi Cuiacii. LAC iak 2018-09-28 update LAC kcc 2018-10-03 review (2 cards)

Conradi Gesneri ... Historiae animalium lib. I-IIII

Conradi Gesneri ... Historiae animalium lib. I-IIII

The complete work includes a fifth volume: Lib. V. Qui est de serpentium natura ex variis schedis et collectaneis ejusdem compositus per J. Carroum ... Tiguri, 1587. LC copy imperfect: v. 2 wanting 27 p. at end... more

A new herball, wherin are conteyned the names of herbes in Greke, Latin, Englysh, Duch, Frenche, and in the potecaries and herbaries Latin : with the properties degrees, and naturall places of the same

A new herball, wherin are conteyned the names of herbes in Greke, Lati...

Includes pt. 2: The seconde parte of Uuilliam Turners Herball ... Here unto is ioyned also a booke of the bath of Baeth in Englande and of the vertues of the same wyth diuerse other bathes moste holsum and effe... more

Georgii Agricolae De re metallica libri XII : quibus officia, instrumenta, machinae, ac omnia denique ad metallicam spectantia, non modo luculentissimè describuntur, sed & per effigies, suis locis insertas, adiunctis latinis, Germanicisque appellationibus ita ob oculos ponuntur, ut clarius tradi non possint ; eiusdem De animantibus subterraneis liber

Georgii Agricolae De re metallica libri XII : quibus officia, instrume...

Rosenwald 910 Cicognara, 875 Horblit, H.D. Grolier 100 science books, 2b Kress Lib., 71 LAC ael 2019-02-05 update (1 card) LAC ael 2019-02-06 update (1 card)

The historie of foure-footed beastes : describing the true and liuely figure of euery beast, with a discourse of their seuerall names, conditions, kindes, vertues (both naturall and medicinall), countries of their breed, their loue and hate to mandkinde, and the wonderfull worke of God in their creation, preseruation, and destruction : necessary for all diuines and students, because the story of euery beast is amplified with narrations out of scriptures, fathers, phylosophers, physitians, and poets : wherein are declared diuers hyerogliphicks, emblems, epigrams, and other good histories, collected out of all the volumes of Conradus Gesner, and all other writers to this present day

The historie of foure-footed beastes : describing the true and liuely ...

Title vignette: The gorgon. Errors in pagination. Signatures: A⁶ [par.]⁶ 2[par.]⁸ chi² B-2V⁶ 3A-3X⁶ 3Y⁸. STC (2nd ed.) 24123 Includes indexes in multiple languages. LC copy imperfect: first and last leaves (bla... more

The historie of serpents; or The seconde booke of liuing creatures ... Collected out of diuine Scriptures, Fathers, phylosophers, physitians and poets

The historie of serpents; or The seconde booke of liuing creatures ......

LAC scc 2018-12-07 update (1 card) LAC ecr 2018-12-21 review LC Review of LAC Completed/Approved 2019-01-03

Vlyssis Aldrovandi ... De psicibvs libri v. et de cetis lib. vnvs

Vlyssis Aldrovandi ... De psicibvs libri v. et de cetis lib. vnvs

Engr. t.-p. Colophon: Bononiæ, apud Ioannem Baptistam Bellagambam. 1612 ... sumptibus Hieronymi Tamburini. LAC scc 2018-12-06 update (1 card)

Histoire des plantes, novvellement trouuées en l'isle Virgine, & autres lieux,b lesquelles ont esté prises & cultiuées au iardin de monsieur Robin, arboriste du Roy. Non encore ueuës n'y imprimées par cy deuant

Histoire des plantes, novvellement trouuées en l'isle Virgine, & autre...

Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1378

Sylva sylvarvm, or, A naturall historie in ten centvries

Sylva sylvarvm, or, A naturall historie in ten centvries

Added t.p. illustrated, dated 1629. Printer's mark of John Haviland. Cf. McKerrow, no. 392. STC (2nd ed.) 1170 Gibson, R. Bacon, 172 ESTC S106925 With: Bacon, Francis. New Atlantis. [London, 1629]. Issued toge... more

The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes

The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes

1 v. in 2. On spine: Gerarde herball. Illustrated t.-p., engraved. Four pages, between 30 and 31, incorrectly numbered 29-30, 29-30. "Second edition"--p. [46] at end. First edition published in 1597. "A catalog... more

The history of four-footed beasts and serpents ... Collected out of the writings of Conradus Gesner and other authors,

The history of four-footed beasts and serpents ... Collected out of th...

Paged continuously. Vol. 1 is largely a translation of books 1 and 5 of: Historia animalium / Konrad Gesner, with additions by Topsell. The second part has title: The history of serpents, or, The second book of... more

Micrographia : or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies made by magnifying glasses. With observations and inquiries thereupon

Micrographia : or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies ma...

Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1511 LAC iak 2018-09-20 update LAC ecr 2018-09-24 review (1 card)

The anatomy of plants

The anatomy of plants

LAC scc 2018-11-14 update (2 card)

Synopsis methodica animalium quadrupedum et serpentini generis : Vulgarium notas characteristicas, rariorum descriptiones integras exhibens: cum historiis & observationibus anatomicis perquam curiosis. Præmittuntur nonnulla de animalium in genere, sensu, generatione, divisione, &c. Auctore Joanne Raio, S.R.S. Imprimatur, 15 June, 1693. Robert Southwell, R.S.P

Synopsis methodica animalium quadrupedum et serpentini generis : Vulga...

With an engraved portrait of the author (plate), signed: W: Elder sculp. ESTC R22056 LAC scc 2018-12-07 update (1 card)

Compleat herbal; or, The botanical institutions of Mr. Tournefort chief botanist to the late French king. Carefully translated from the original Latin. With large additions from Ray, Gerarde, Parkinson, and others, the most celebrated moderns. To which are added, two alphabetical indexes; one, containing the names, the other, the physical vertues and uses of the several plants. Illustrated with about five hundred copper plates, containing above four thousand different figures, all curiously engraven. A work highly instructive, and of general use. With a short account of the life and writings of the author

Compleat herbal; or, The botanical institutions of Mr. Tournefort chie...

Published in parts from 1716. The titlepage to vol. 1 is dated 1719, that to vol.2 bears the imprint printed for J. Walthoe, R. Wilkin, J. and J. Bonwicke, S. Birt, T. Ward and E. Wicksteed, 1730. Translated by... more

Send-brieven 1-46 zoo aan ... de Koninklyke societeit te Londen, als aan andere aansienelyke en geleerde lieden, over verscheyde verborgentheden der natuure, namentlyk over het wonderlyk gestel van de veselen der spieren in veelderley gedierte; de pesen en derselver werking ..

Send-brieven 1-46 zoo aan ... de Koninklyke societeit te Londen, als a...

Added t.-p., engr. Lettered: Leeuwenhoek, vol. V. LAC iak 2018-08-13 LAC kcc 2018-08-15 LC Review of LAC Completed/Approved 2018-08-29

The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands : containing the figures of birds, beasts, fishes, serpents, insects, and plants : particularly the forest-trees, shrubs, and other plants, not hitherto described, or very incorrectly figured by authors : together with their descriptions in English and French, to which, are added observations on the air, soil, and waters, with remarks upon agriculture, grain, pulse, roots, &c. : to the whole, is prefixed a new and correct map of the countries treated of

The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands : cont...

LC copy: paging and description in card catalogue: "2v., 100, 100, 20 col. pl., col. map ; 52 cm". LC copy: errors in paging from card catalogue: "Vol. 2, p. 59 numbered 56. Vol. 2, pl. 61 unnumbered; pl. 80 nu... more

Historia naturalis

Historia naturalis

Goff P-786 Hain-Copinger-Reichling 13087 (variation) BM 15th cent., V, p. 153 (IC.19506) (variations) Rosenwald 212 LC copy imperfect: last leaf wanting; leaves [1], [2], [354] and [355] inlaid. A few marginal notes.

De animalibus

De animalibus

Translated by Theodorus Gaza; edited by Ludovicus Podocatharus. Goff A-973 Hain-Copinger 1699 BM 15th cent., V, p. 232 (IB.20287) GW 2350 Vollbehr H1699

Herbarium

Herbarium

Rosenwald 237 Goff H-58 Hain 1322 Copinger 532 (variant) BM 15th cent., IV, p. 131 (IA.19267) (variation) GW 2300 LC copy: woodcuts hand-colored. Provenance: F.W.T. Hunger, Amsterdam (bookplate).

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Title from caption, leaf A2. Imprint from colophon. Edited and with a table by Giorgio Merula; translated by Theodōros Gazēs. Signatures: A-H⁸ I-L⁶ a⁸ b⁶ c-h⁸ i-k⁶ (A1 blank). Goff, F.R. Incunabula in America... more

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Goff A-225 Hain 547 BM 15th cent., V, p. 346 (IB.21079) GW 589 LC copy: floriated initial supplied in blue, red, and silver, other initials in blue and red alternately, initial strokes in red. T.p. inscription:... more

Ortus sanitatis: De herbis et plantis, De animalibus et reptilibus, De auibus et volatilibus, De piscibus et natatilibus, De lapidibus et in terre venis nascentibus, De vrinis et earum speciebus, Tabula medicinalis cum directorio generali per omnes tractatus

Ortus sanitatis: De herbis et plantis, De animalibus et reptilibus, De...

Tractatus de animalibus and Tractatus de urinis have special title pages. Rosenwald 181 Goff H-487 Hain-Copinger 8941 BM 15th cent., I, p. 124 (IB.1682) IGI 4901 Klebs 509.3 LC copy: contemporary blind-stamped ... more

De historia stirpium commentarii insignes ... adiectis earvndem vivis plusquam quingentis imaginibus ... Accessit ... uocum difficilium & obscurarum passim in hoc opere ocurrentium explicatio ..

De historia stirpium commentarii insignes ... adiectis earvndem vivis ...

Names of plants in Latin, Greek, and German. With ports. of the author, the designers, and the engraver. Probably the first book which contains not only the names, but also the ports. of its illustrators. Cf. ... more

New kreüterbüch in welchem nit allein die gantz histori das ist namen gestalt statt und zeit der wachsung natur krafft und würckung des meysten theyls der kreüter so in teütschen vnnd andern landen wachsen mit dem besten vleiss beschriben sonder auch aller derselben wurtzel stengel bletter blümen samen frücht und in summa die gantze gestalt allso artlich vnd kunstlich abgebildet vnd contrafayt ist das dessgleichen vormals nie gesehen noch an tag kom̃en

New kreüterbüch in welchem nit allein die gantz histori das ist namen ...

Binder's title: Opera Iacobi Cuiacii. LAC iak 2018-09-28 update LAC kcc 2018-10-03 review (2 cards)

A new herball, wherin are conteyned the names of herbes in Greke, Latin, Englysh, Duch, Frenche, and in the potecaries and herbaries Latin : with the properties degrees, and naturall places of the same

A new herball, wherin are conteyned the names of herbes in Greke, Lati...

Includes pt. 2: The seconde parte of Uuilliam Turners Herball ... Here unto is ioyned also a booke of the bath of Baeth in Englande and of the vertues of the same wyth diuerse other bathes moste holsum and effe... more

Conradi Gesneri ... Historiae animalium lib. I-IIII

Conradi Gesneri ... Historiae animalium lib. I-IIII

The complete work includes a fifth volume: Lib. V. Qui est de serpentium natura ex variis schedis et collectaneis ejusdem compositus per J. Carroum ... Tiguri, 1587. LC copy imperfect: v. 2 wanting 27 p. at end... more

Georgii Agricolae De re metallica libri XII : quibus officia, instrumenta, machinae, ac omnia denique ad metallicam spectantia, non modo luculentissimè describuntur, sed & per effigies, suis locis insertas, adiunctis latinis, Germanicisque appellationibus ita ob oculos ponuntur, ut clarius tradi non possint ; eiusdem De animantibus subterraneis liber

Georgii Agricolae De re metallica libri XII : quibus officia, instrume...

Rosenwald 910 Cicognara, 875 Horblit, H.D. Grolier 100 science books, 2b Kress Lib., 71 LAC ael 2019-02-05 update (1 card) LAC ael 2019-02-06 update (1 card)

The historie of foure-footed beastes : describing the true and liuely figure of euery beast, with a discourse of their seuerall names, conditions, kindes, vertues (both naturall and medicinall), countries of their breed, their loue and hate to mandkinde, and the wonderfull worke of God in their creation, preseruation, and destruction : necessary for all diuines and students, because the story of euery beast is amplified with narrations out of scriptures, fathers, phylosophers, physitians, and poets : wherein are declared diuers hyerogliphicks, emblems, epigrams, and other good histories, collected out of all the volumes of Conradus Gesner, and all other writers to this present day

The historie of foure-footed beastes : describing the true and liuely ...

Title vignette: The gorgon. Errors in pagination. Signatures: A⁶ [par.]⁶ 2[par.]⁸ chi² B-2V⁶ 3A-3X⁶ 3Y⁸. STC (2nd ed.) 24123 Includes indexes in multiple languages. LC copy imperfect: first and last leaves (bla... more

The historie of serpents; or The seconde booke of liuing creatures ... Collected out of diuine Scriptures, Fathers, phylosophers, physitians and poets

The historie of serpents; or The seconde booke of liuing creatures ......

LAC scc 2018-12-07 update (1 card) LAC ecr 2018-12-21 review LC Review of LAC Completed/Approved 2019-01-03

Vlyssis Aldrovandi ... De psicibvs libri v. et de cetis lib. vnvs

Vlyssis Aldrovandi ... De psicibvs libri v. et de cetis lib. vnvs

Engr. t.-p. Colophon: Bononiæ, apud Ioannem Baptistam Bellagambam. 1612 ... sumptibus Hieronymi Tamburini. LAC scc 2018-12-06 update (1 card)

Histoire des plantes, novvellement trouuées en l'isle Virgine, & autres lieux,b lesquelles ont esté prises & cultiuées au iardin de monsieur Robin, arboriste du Roy. Non encore ueuës n'y imprimées par cy deuant

Histoire des plantes, novvellement trouuées en l'isle Virgine, & autre...

Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1378

Sylva sylvarvm, or, A naturall historie in ten centvries

Sylva sylvarvm, or, A naturall historie in ten centvries

Added t.p. illustrated, dated 1629. Printer's mark of John Haviland. Cf. McKerrow, no. 392. STC (2nd ed.) 1170 Gibson, R. Bacon, 172 ESTC S106925 With: Bacon, Francis. New Atlantis. [London, 1629]. Issued toge... more

The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes

The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes

1 v. in 2. On spine: Gerarde herball. Illustrated t.-p., engraved. Four pages, between 30 and 31, incorrectly numbered 29-30, 29-30. "Second edition"--p. [46] at end. First edition published in 1597. "A catalog... more

The history of four-footed beasts and serpents ... Collected out of the writings of Conradus Gesner and other authors,

The history of four-footed beasts and serpents ... Collected out of th...

Paged continuously. Vol. 1 is largely a translation of books 1 and 5 of: Historia animalium / Konrad Gesner, with additions by Topsell. The second part has title: The history of serpents, or, The second book of... more

Micrographia : or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies made by magnifying glasses. With observations and inquiries thereupon

Micrographia : or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies ma...

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The anatomy of plants

The anatomy of plants

LAC scc 2018-11-14 update (2 card)

Synopsis methodica animalium quadrupedum et serpentini generis : Vulgarium notas characteristicas, rariorum descriptiones integras exhibens: cum historiis & observationibus anatomicis perquam curiosis. Præmittuntur nonnulla de animalium in genere, sensu, generatione, divisione, &c. Auctore Joanne Raio, S.R.S. Imprimatur, 15 June, 1693. Robert Southwell, R.S.P

Synopsis methodica animalium quadrupedum et serpentini generis : Vulga...

With an engraved portrait of the author (plate), signed: W: Elder sculp. ESTC R22056 LAC scc 2018-12-07 update (1 card)

Compleat herbal; or, The botanical institutions of Mr. Tournefort chief botanist to the late French king. Carefully translated from the original Latin. With large additions from Ray, Gerarde, Parkinson, and others, the most celebrated moderns. To which are added, two alphabetical indexes; one, containing the names, the other, the physical vertues and uses of the several plants. Illustrated with about five hundred copper plates, containing above four thousand different figures, all curiously engraven. A work highly instructive, and of general use. With a short account of the life and writings of the author

Compleat herbal; or, The botanical institutions of Mr. Tournefort chie...

Published in parts from 1716. The titlepage to vol. 1 is dated 1719, that to vol.2 bears the imprint printed for J. Walthoe, R. Wilkin, J. and J. Bonwicke, S. Birt, T. Ward and E. Wicksteed, 1730. Translated by... more

Send-brieven 1-46 zoo aan ... de Koninklyke societeit te Londen, als aan andere aansienelyke en geleerde lieden, over verscheyde verborgentheden der natuure, namentlyk over het wonderlyk gestel van de veselen der spieren in veelderley gedierte; de pesen en derselver werking ..

Send-brieven 1-46 zoo aan ... de Koninklyke societeit te Londen, als a...

Added t.-p., engr. Lettered: Leeuwenhoek, vol. V. LAC iak 2018-08-13 LAC kcc 2018-08-15 LC Review of LAC Completed/Approved 2018-08-29

The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands : containing the figures of birds, beasts, fishes, serpents, insects, and plants : particularly the forest-trees, shrubs, and other plants, not hitherto described, or very incorrectly figured by authors : together with their descriptions in English and French, to which, are added observations on the air, soil, and waters, with remarks upon agriculture, grain, pulse, roots, &c. : to the whole, is prefixed a new and correct map of the countries treated of

The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands : cont...

LC copy: paging and description in card catalogue: "2v., 100, 100, 20 col. pl., col. map ; 52 cm". LC copy: errors in paging from card catalogue: "Vol. 2, p. 59 numbered 56. Vol. 2, pl. 61 unnumbered; pl. 80 nu... more

Historia naturalis

Historia naturalis

Goff P-786 Hain-Copinger-Reichling 13087 (variation) BM 15th cent., V, p. 153 (IC.19506) (variations) Rosenwald 212 LC copy imperfect: last leaf wanting; leaves [1], [2], [354] and [355] inlaid. A few marginal notes.

De animalibus

De animalibus

Translated by Theodorus Gaza; edited by Ludovicus Podocatharus. Goff A-973 Hain-Copinger 1699 BM 15th cent., V, p. 232 (IB.20287) GW 2350 Vollbehr H1699

Herbarium

Herbarium

Rosenwald 237 Goff H-58 Hain 1322 Copinger 532 (variant) BM 15th cent., IV, p. 131 (IA.19267) (variation) GW 2300 LC copy: woodcuts hand-colored. Provenance: F.W.T. Hunger, Amsterdam (bookplate).

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Title from caption, leaf A2. Imprint from colophon. Edited and with a table by Giorgio Merula; translated by Theodōros Gazēs. Signatures: A-H⁸ I-L⁶ a⁸ b⁶ c-h⁸ i-k⁶ (A1 blank). Goff, F.R. Incunabula in America... more

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Goff A-225 Hain 547 BM 15th cent., V, p. 346 (IB.21079) GW 589 LC copy: floriated initial supplied in blue, red, and silver, other initials in blue and red alternately, initial strokes in red. T.p. inscription:... more

Ortus sanitatis: De herbis et plantis, De animalibus et reptilibus, De auibus et volatilibus, De piscibus et natatilibus, De lapidibus et in terre venis nascentibus, De vrinis et earum speciebus, Tabula medicinalis cum directorio generali per omnes tractatus

Ortus sanitatis: De herbis et plantis, De animalibus et reptilibus, De...

Tractatus de animalibus and Tractatus de urinis have special title pages. Rosenwald 181 Goff H-487 Hain-Copinger 8941 BM 15th cent., I, p. 124 (IB.1682) IGI 4901 Klebs 509.3 LC copy: contemporary blind-stamped ... more

De historia stirpium commentarii insignes ... adiectis earvndem vivis plusquam quingentis imaginibus ... Accessit ... uocum difficilium & obscurarum passim in hoc opere ocurrentium explicatio ..

De historia stirpium commentarii insignes ... adiectis earvndem vivis ...

Names of plants in Latin, Greek, and German. With ports. of the author, the designers, and the engraver. Probably the first book which contains not only the names, but also the ports. of its illustrators. Cf. ... more

A new herball, wherin are conteyned the names of herbes in Greke, Latin, Englysh, Duch, Frenche, and in the potecaries and herbaries Latin : with the properties degrees, and naturall places of the same

A new herball, wherin are conteyned the names of herbes in Greke, Lati...

Includes pt. 2: The seconde parte of Uuilliam Turners Herball ... Here unto is ioyned also a booke of the bath of Baeth in Englande and of the vertues of the same wyth diuerse other bathes moste holsum and effe... more

Conradi Gesneri ... Historiae animalium lib. I-IIII

Conradi Gesneri ... Historiae animalium lib. I-IIII

The complete work includes a fifth volume: Lib. V. Qui est de serpentium natura ex variis schedis et collectaneis ejusdem compositus per J. Carroum ... Tiguri, 1587. LC copy imperfect: v. 2 wanting 27 p. at end... more

Georgii Agricolae De re metallica libri XII : quibus officia, instrumenta, machinae, ac omnia denique ad metallicam spectantia, non modo luculentissimè describuntur, sed & per effigies, suis locis insertas, adiunctis latinis, Germanicisque appellationibus ita ob oculos ponuntur, ut clarius tradi non possint ; eiusdem De animantibus subterraneis liber

Georgii Agricolae De re metallica libri XII : quibus officia, instrume...

Rosenwald 910 Cicognara, 875 Horblit, H.D. Grolier 100 science books, 2b Kress Lib., 71 LAC ael 2019-02-05 update (1 card) LAC ael 2019-02-06 update (1 card)

The historie of foure-footed beastes : describing the true and liuely figure of euery beast, with a discourse of their seuerall names, conditions, kindes, vertues (both naturall and medicinall), countries of their breed, their loue and hate to mandkinde, and the wonderfull worke of God in their creation, preseruation, and destruction : necessary for all diuines and students, because the story of euery beast is amplified with narrations out of scriptures, fathers, phylosophers, physitians, and poets : wherein are declared diuers hyerogliphicks, emblems, epigrams, and other good histories, collected out of all the volumes of Conradus Gesner, and all other writers to this present day

The historie of foure-footed beastes : describing the true and liuely ...

Title vignette: The gorgon. Errors in pagination. Signatures: A⁶ [par.]⁶ 2[par.]⁸ chi² B-2V⁶ 3A-3X⁶ 3Y⁸. STC (2nd ed.) 24123 Includes indexes in multiple languages. LC copy imperfect: first and last leaves (bla... more

The historie of serpents; or The seconde booke of liuing creatures ... Collected out of diuine Scriptures, Fathers, phylosophers, physitians and poets

The historie of serpents; or The seconde booke of liuing creatures ......

LAC scc 2018-12-07 update (1 card) LAC ecr 2018-12-21 review LC Review of LAC Completed/Approved 2019-01-03

Vlyssis Aldrovandi ... De psicibvs libri v. et de cetis lib. vnvs

Vlyssis Aldrovandi ... De psicibvs libri v. et de cetis lib. vnvs

Engr. t.-p. Colophon: Bononiæ, apud Ioannem Baptistam Bellagambam. 1612 ... sumptibus Hieronymi Tamburini. LAC scc 2018-12-06 update (1 card)

Histoire des plantes, novvellement trouuées en l'isle Virgine, & autres lieux,b lesquelles ont esté prises & cultiuées au iardin de monsieur Robin, arboriste du Roy. Non encore ueuës n'y imprimées par cy deuant

Histoire des plantes, novvellement trouuées en l'isle Virgine, & autre...

Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1378

Sylva sylvarvm, or, A naturall historie in ten centvries

Sylva sylvarvm, or, A naturall historie in ten centvries

Added t.p. illustrated, dated 1629. Printer's mark of John Haviland. Cf. McKerrow, no. 392. STC (2nd ed.) 1170 Gibson, R. Bacon, 172 ESTC S106925 With: Bacon, Francis. New Atlantis. [London, 1629]. Issued toge... more

The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes

The herball: or, Generall historie of plantes

1 v. in 2. On spine: Gerarde herball. Illustrated t.-p., engraved. Four pages, between 30 and 31, incorrectly numbered 29-30, 29-30. "Second edition"--p. [46] at end. First edition published in 1597. "A catalog... more

The history of four-footed beasts and serpents ... Collected out of the writings of Conradus Gesner and other authors,

The history of four-footed beasts and serpents ... Collected out of th...

Paged continuously. Vol. 1 is largely a translation of books 1 and 5 of: Historia animalium / Konrad Gesner, with additions by Topsell. The second part has title: The history of serpents, or, The second book of... more

Micrographia : or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies made by magnifying glasses. With observations and inquiries thereupon

Micrographia : or, Some physiological descriptions of minute bodies ma...

Library of Congress. Lessing J. Rosenwald collection, 1511 LAC iak 2018-09-20 update LAC ecr 2018-09-24 review (1 card)

The anatomy of plants

The anatomy of plants

LAC scc 2018-11-14 update (2 card)

Synopsis methodica animalium quadrupedum et serpentini generis : Vulgarium notas characteristicas, rariorum descriptiones integras exhibens: cum historiis & observationibus anatomicis perquam curiosis. Præmittuntur nonnulla de animalium in genere, sensu, generatione, divisione, &c. Auctore Joanne Raio, S.R.S. Imprimatur, 15 June, 1693. Robert Southwell, R.S.P

Synopsis methodica animalium quadrupedum et serpentini generis : Vulga...

With an engraved portrait of the author (plate), signed: W: Elder sculp. ESTC R22056 LAC scc 2018-12-07 update (1 card)

Compleat herbal; or, The botanical institutions of Mr. Tournefort chief botanist to the late French king. Carefully translated from the original Latin. With large additions from Ray, Gerarde, Parkinson, and others, the most celebrated moderns. To which are added, two alphabetical indexes; one, containing the names, the other, the physical vertues and uses of the several plants. Illustrated with about five hundred copper plates, containing above four thousand different figures, all curiously engraven. A work highly instructive, and of general use. With a short account of the life and writings of the author

Compleat herbal; or, The botanical institutions of Mr. Tournefort chie...

Published in parts from 1716. The titlepage to vol. 1 is dated 1719, that to vol.2 bears the imprint printed for J. Walthoe, R. Wilkin, J. and J. Bonwicke, S. Birt, T. Ward and E. Wicksteed, 1730. Translated by... more

Send-brieven 1-46 zoo aan ... de Koninklyke societeit te Londen, als aan andere aansienelyke en geleerde lieden, over verscheyde verborgentheden der natuure, namentlyk over het wonderlyk gestel van de veselen der spieren in veelderley gedierte; de pesen en derselver werking ..

Send-brieven 1-46 zoo aan ... de Koninklyke societeit te Londen, als a...

Added t.-p., engr. Lettered: Leeuwenhoek, vol. V. LAC iak 2018-08-13 LAC kcc 2018-08-15 LC Review of LAC Completed/Approved 2018-08-29

The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands : containing the figures of birds, beasts, fishes, serpents, insects, and plants : particularly the forest-trees, shrubs, and other plants, not hitherto described, or very incorrectly figured by authors : together with their descriptions in English and French, to which, are added observations on the air, soil, and waters, with remarks upon agriculture, grain, pulse, roots, &c. : to the whole, is prefixed a new and correct map of the countries treated of

The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands : cont...

LC copy: paging and description in card catalogue: "2v., 100, 100, 20 col. pl., col. map ; 52 cm". LC copy: errors in paging from card catalogue: "Vol. 2, p. 59 numbered 56. Vol. 2, pl. 61 unnumbered; pl. 80 nu... more

Historia naturalis

Historia naturalis

Goff P-786 Hain-Copinger-Reichling 13087 (variation) BM 15th cent., V, p. 153 (IC.19506) (variations) Rosenwald 212 LC copy imperfect: last leaf wanting; leaves [1], [2], [354] and [355] inlaid. A few marginal notes.

De animalibus

De animalibus

Translated by Theodorus Gaza; edited by Ludovicus Podocatharus. Goff A-973 Hain-Copinger 1699 BM 15th cent., V, p. 232 (IB.20287) GW 2350 Vollbehr H1699

Herbarium

Herbarium

Rosenwald 237 Goff H-58 Hain 1322 Copinger 532 (variant) BM 15th cent., IV, p. 131 (IA.19267) (variation) GW 2300 LC copy: woodcuts hand-colored. Provenance: F.W.T. Hunger, Amsterdam (bookplate).

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Theodori Graeci Thessalonicensis ad Nicolaum Quintum Pont. Max

Title from caption, leaf A2. Imprint from colophon. Edited and with a table by Giorgio Merula; translated by Theodōros Gazēs. Signatures: A-H⁸ I-L⁶ a⁸ b⁶ c-h⁸ i-k⁶ (A1 blank). Goff, F.R. Incunabula in America... more

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Diui Alberti Magni De animalibus libri vigintisex, nouissime impressi

Goff A-225 Hain 547 BM 15th cent., V, p. 346 (IB.21079) GW 589 LC copy: floriated initial supplied in blue, red, and silver, other initials in blue and red alternately, initial strokes in red. T.p. inscription:... more