. Hunt 126-127; Nissen BBI 1218; Stafleu & Cowan 4907." /> LOBEL, MATTHIAS DE. Plantarum seu stirpium historia. Antwerp: Christopher Plantin, 1576. FIRST EDITION. 4to, architectural title-page, full-page woodcut amorial insignia of de Lobel, 1441 woodcut illustrations of plants, cancels of woodcut illustrations on R3r, R4v, and m4v, ornamental initial. [<I>Bound second with</I>:] PENA, PIERRE and MATTHIAS DE LOBEL. Nova stirpium adversaria. (Formulae Remediorum by GUILLAUME RONDELET). Antwerp: Christopher Plantin 1576. Folio and 4to, architectural title-page, 273 woodcut illustrations of plants, 5 woodcuts pasted or tipped in, historiated and ornamental woodcut initials. <I>2 works in one volume, 309 x 207mm, contemporary blindstamped pigskin over bevelled wooden boards, roll-tooled border, central panel stamp on both covers, the one on the rear cover signed "M.R.", missing 2 fore-edge clasps, leaves browned, some spotting</I>. Hunt 126-127; Nissen <I>BBI</I> 1218; Stafleu & Cowan 4907. | Christie's