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De humani corporis fabrica libri septem / [Andreas Vesalius].

  • Vesalius, Andreas, 1514-1564
[colophon 1555]
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Basileae : Per Joannem Oporinum, [colophon 1555]

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12 unnumbered pages, 824 pages, 48 unnumbered pages : woodcut title page, illustrations, & portrait ; (folio)


This edition contains Vesalius's final revisions of the text. Enlarged format, improved typography and printing, better paper, larger woodcut initials
Copy 1. Two anatomical sheets bound in (formerly numbered 288.3-4)
Copy 2. Imperfect: missing title page and final leaf. Boards replaced in conservation; old boards in separate box accompanying this item.

References note

Cushing VI.A.-3
GM 377


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