4to, 248 x 165 mm., contemporary calf, rebacked with original backstrip laid down; some light marginal browning. With Mattioli's Apologia bound at end with a separate title (dated 1562). Woodcut printer's device on titles and at end, numerous woodcuts in text. Baudrier IV, p. 74. Docteur Flandrin, bookplate; KKM/HSNY, bookplate. (3) " /> [DIOSCORIDES and COMMENTARIES]. DIOSCORIDES, PEDANIUS. Il Dioscoride dell'eccellente dottor medico m.P. Andrea Matthioli da Siena; co i suoi discorsi, da esso la seconda volta illustrati, & diligentemente ampliati. Venice: Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1548. <I>4to, 223 x 165 mm., contemporary vellum, rebacked; title stained with some marginal fraying, misbound with book 6 bound after general title and 31 preliminary leaves bound at end (possibly lacking one leaf), some mostly marginal worming (affecting some running headlines and letters of text) and staining.</I> Woodcut printer's device on title and numerous woodcut initials in text. STC/<I>Italian</I> p. 218; NLM/Durling 1162. J.B. Holzinger, bookplate; Ernst Conrad Stahl, bookplate; KKM/HSNY, bookplate -- MATTIOLI, PIETRO ANDREA. I Discorsi ne i sei libri di Pedacio Dioscoride Anazarbeo della Materia Medicinale. Venice: Vincenzo Valgrisi, 1560. <I>Folio, 293 x 199 mm., contemporary vellum, covers gilt-ruled with central gilt ornament, vellum very wrinkled and stained; lacking 6 leaves of text (sig. Z), some minor marginal staining.</I> Woodcut printer's device on title, approximately 700 woodcust in text. NLM/Durling 3023. "Bibliotheca Nicolspurgensis..." inscription on title; J.B. Holzinger, bookplate; KKM/HSNY, bookplate -- MATTIOLI. Commentarii denuo aucti in libros sex Pedacii Dioscorides Anazarbei de medica materia... Lyon: Gabriel Cotier, 1563. <I>4to, 248 x 165 mm., contemporary calf, rebacked with original backstrip laid down; some light marginal browning.</I> With Mattioli's <I>Apologia</I> bound at end with a separate title (dated 1562). Woodcut printer's device on titles and at end, numerous woodcuts in text. Baudrier IV, p. 74. Docteur Flandrin, bookplate; KKM/HSNY, bookplate. (3) | Christie's