First German edition. "A German translation [by Georg Handsch] of the botanical portion of Mattioli's Commentaries, without the text of Dioscorides, but having the 'Nuncupatoria,' in Latin, prefixed" (BM Nat. Hist. Cat.). The first edition edited by Camerarius, and the first to be illustrated with the Gezner/Camerarius woodcuts, which are repeated in all subsequent editions under this title. Title printed in red and black with historiated woodcut border. NLM/Durling 3019; Nissen BBI 1311. KKM/HSNY, booplate -- MATTIOLI. Kreutterbuch desz Hochgelehrten und Weiteruhmeten... Frankfurt: [W. Hoffman in Verlegung J. Fischers S. Erben], 1626. Folio, 379 x 241 mm., contemporary vellum; title lightly evenly browned, lacks 2 blank leaves (*****8 and Nnn4), some browning to text. Seventh German edition, a reissue of the 1611 edition. Title printed in red and black within historiated woodcut border by Jost Amman, numerous woodcuts in text. Nissen BBI 1311; Hunt 210. KKM/HSNY, bookplate. (2) " /> MATTIOLI, PIETRO ANDREA. Kreutterbuch detz Hochgelehrten unnd weitberühmten herrn D. Petri Andreae Matthioli, jetz widrumb mit viel schönen neuwen Figuren, auch nützlichen Artzeneyen und andern guten stken auss sonderm fleiss gemehret und verfertigt durch Joachimum Camerarium. Frankfurt: [In Verlegung Sigmund Feyerabends, Peter Fischers, und Heinrich Dacken], 1586. <I>Folio, 374 x 238 mm., contemporary blind-stamped vellum, upper cover with initials "M V B" and dated "1589," edges gauffered, darkened and worn, rebacked; some leaves of Register with tears (crossing text), some marginal fraying and dampstaining.</I> First German edition. "A German translation [by Georg Handsch] of the botanical portion of Mattioli's <I>Commentaries,</I> without the text of Dioscorides, but having the 'Nuncupatoria,' in Latin, prefixed" (BM Nat. Hist. Cat.). The first edition edited by Camerarius, and the first to be illustrated with the Gezner/Camerarius woodcuts, which are repeated in all subsequent editions under this title. Title printed in red and black with historiated woodcut border. NLM/Durling 3019; Nissen <I>BBI</I> 1311. KKM/HSNY, booplate -- MATTIOLI. Kreutterbuch desz Hochgelehrten und Weiteruhmeten... Frankfurt: [W. Hoffman in Verlegung J. Fischers S. Erben], 1626. <I>Folio, 379 x 241 mm., contemporary vellum; title lightly evenly browned, lacks 2 blank leaves (*****8 and Nnn4), some browning to text.</I> Seventh German edition, a reissue of the 1611 edition. Title printed in red and black within historiated woodcut border by Jost Amman, numerous woodcuts in text. Nissen <I>BBI</I> 1311; Hunt 210. KKM/HSNY, bookplate. (2) | Christie's