New York, East
5 June 1997
DODOENS, REMBERT. De Frugum Historia, Liber Unus...; Antwerp: Loe, 1552. 8vo, 166 x 112 mm., contemporary vellum, rebacked; browning and staining, D5 torn and with old repairs. FIRST EDITION, printer's device on title and 33 woodcut illustrations in text. Dodoens' first botanical book. Hunt 67; Nissen BBI 506; Stafleu & Cowan TL2 1481.
Provenance: Considerable early annotations to text, giving German, Dutch and French vernacular; Kenneth K. Mackenzie, Horticultural Society of N.Y., bookplate.
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