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The Mattioli woodblocks / Hazlitt, Gordon & Fox, Bernard Quaritch, Antiquariaat Junk.

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About this work


London : Hazlitt, Gordon & Fox : Bernard Quaritch, 1989 (Verona [Italy] : Stamperia Valdonaga)

Physical description

28 pages, 1 unnumbered page : illustrations, facsimiles ; 30 cm + 1 portfolio (9 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 30 cm)


Description and catalog of 110 of the wood-engravings used for Mattioli's Commentarii... of 1562 and 1565; with historical commentary by William Patrick Watson, Sandra Raphael and Iain Bain
Pocket inside back cover contains 2 items: a portfolio of 9 plates printed from the original blocks; and 1 fold. sheet (29 x 44 cm.) with photographs of some of the woodblocks
"150 copies of this book have been ... printed "--Colophon
Copy 1 Supplier/Donor: Dillons Note: No. 27 of limited ed

Bibliographic information

Bibliography: p. [29]



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