BBI 372; Stafleu & Cowan TL2 1149." /> CLUSIUS, CAROLUS. Rariorum Plantarum Historia... Antwerp: J. Moretus, 1601. <I>Folio, contemporary vellum, somewhat bowed and stained; lacking portrait, appendix and index (which were issued later and often lacking; the index has been supplied in mss. at end), title-page browned at margins, some leaves at end with yellow staining, minor marginal browning and staining.</I> FIRST COLLECTED EDITION, with preliminary leaves as in the Arents copy (i.e. without dedication leaf and with the original "Privilegium" [a cancel in the Hunt copy]). Engraved title-page, numerous woodcuts in text. Hunt 180; Nissen <I>BBI</I> 372; Stafleu & Cowan TL2 1149. | Christie's