18 December 2002
ROSENBERG, Johann Carl. Rhodologia seu philosophico-medica generosae rosae descriptio... Strassburg: Marx von der Heyden, 1628.
8o (152 x 91 mm). Engraved title. (Light browing). Contemporary vellum. Provenance: Massachusetts Horticultural Society, presented by the Herb Society of America (bookplate, dated 1938).
FIRST EDITION of this early publication on roses. Pritzel 7768.
SALA, Angelo. Ternarius ternariorum hemeticorum bezoardicorum laudanorum... - TENTZEL, Andreas. Exegesi chymiatrica... Erfurt: Johann Birckner, 1630. 8o. Additional engraved title and 9 woodcut illustrations in text. (Some browning throughout.) FIRST EDITION in Latin of this alchemical book. STC German 17th-c. S135.
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