Second enlarged edition, with the full series of the large woodcuts, with woodcut printer's device on titles (and at end), full-page woodcut portrait of Mattioli on b2v, and approximately 1000 woodcuts in text. Adams D-675; Nissen BBI 1305." /> MATTIOLI, PIETRO ANDREA. Commentarii in VI. libros Pedacii Dioscoridis Anazarbei de Medica materia. Venice: Felice Valgrisi, 1583. <I>2 parts in one, folio, 352 x 218 mm., seventeenth-century mottled calf, covers with gilt sawtooth border, spine gilt, rebacked with original backstrip laid down; title soiled and reinforced on verso along lower margin, upper corner missing on A1 (possibly affecting pagination) and M8, some stains on leaves from gatherings 3a-3b, paper flaw on Bb6 (crossing text), small hole on l5 in vol. 2 (affecting illustration very slightly). some dampstaining at end (mostly affecting the end of the sixth book and the "De Ratione," other occasional marginal dampstaining and soiling.</I> Second enlarged edition, with the full series of the large woodcuts, with woodcut printer's device on titles (and at end), full-page woodcut portrait of Mattioli on b2v, and approximately 1000 woodcuts in text. Adams D-675; Nissen <I>BBI</I> 1305. | Christie's