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The herball or, generall historie of plantes / Gathered by John Gerarde.

  • Gerard, John, 1545-1612
Date
1597
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Publication/Creation

Imprinted at London : E. Bollifant for B. & Iohn Norton, 1597.

Physical description

10 unnumbered leaves, 1392 pages, 36 unnumbered leaves : engr. title page, & illustrations, portrait, woodcuts ; (folio)

Notes

Colophon: Imprinted at London by Edm. Bollifant, for Bonham and Iohn Norton, M.D.XCVII
Title, mended within elaborate engraved border, coat of arms of Lord Burghley on verso. Full page portrait of author facing p. 1, dated 1598
Pages 621-622 (erroneously signed Qq2) bound in place of p. 611-612
Copy 1 Note: Last two leaves wanting.

References note

STC 11750
ESTC S122353
Luborsky & Ingram. Engl. illustrated books, 1536-1603, 11750
STC (2nd ed.), 11750

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  • English

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  • Copy 1

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    EPB/D/2752/1
  • Copy 2

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    EPB/D/2752/2
  • Copy 2

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    696b

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