Oct 24, 2019 - Sale 2521

Sale 2521 - Lot 136

Price Realized: $ 281
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 500
CLUSIUS, CAROLUS [i. e., L'ÉCLUSE, CHARLES DE]. Rariorum aliquot stirpium per Hispanias observatarum historia. 233 botanical text woodcuts after L'Écluse. 529, [15] pages, including imprimatur/colophon leaf and final blank. 8vo, 173x110 mm, late 17th-/early 18th-century calf, joints cracked at top, bottom spine compartment missing, front cover slightly warped, rear cover blackened along edges; contents dampstained and dampwrinkled, blank lower outer corner of title and approximately the next 40 leaves conspicuously restored. sold as is. Antwerp: Christopher Plantin, 1576

Additional Details

first edition of a monograph on the flora of the Iberian peninsula. Hunt 125; Nissen BBI 370; Voet 1006.