Jul 15, 2021 - Sale 2576

Sale 2576 - Lot 2

Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 2,600
Women's Health. Antonio Guainerio (d. 1440)
Opus Preclarum ad Praxim Non Mediocriter Necessarium.

Lyon: Constantin Fradin in aedibus Jacobi Myt, 1525.

Quarto, title page with fine woodcut printer's mark, gothic letter title printed in red and black, text printed in gothic type in double columns throughout, woodcut criblé initials; bound in full contemporary greenish reversed leather with remains of ties on boards, manuscript paper spine label, parchment pastedowns with contemporary signature of French physician Andreas Berangier [or perhaps Beranger] dated 1586, with additional later manuscript marginalia and underlining, 8 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.

Durling 2189.