Historia Animalium Vogelbuch Darinn Die Art
Binding in contemporary blind stamped pigskin on wooden boards
38 x 25 x 12 cm (15 x 10 x 5 in.)
Zurich - 1575-1589
“The basis of modern zoology" (Horblit).
The complete Gesner’s Animal History illustrated with 1060 engravings of birds, fishes, quadrupeds and imaginary animals.
A wide margined copy preserved in its contemporary blind stamped pigskin binding.
Librairie Amélie Sourget
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