New York, Park Avenue
29 October 1992
[VESALIUS]. LEVELING, HEINRICH PALMAZ. Anatomische Erklärung der Original-Figuren von Andreas Vesal, samt einer Anwendung der Winslowischen Zergliederungslehre in sieben Büchern. Ingolstadt: Anton Attenzhouer 1783.
Folio, 419 x 276mm. (16 1/2 x 10 7/8in.), contemporary boards, red edges, binding worn, some dampstaining, mostly to outer blank margins at end, a few brown spots on woodcut title-page, leaf Ee2 slightly cracked.
Pictorial woodcut title from the first folio edition, letterpress title dated 1783 with engraved vignette portrait of Leveling by Jungwierth dated 1782, numerous woodcut anatomical illustrations, including 24 full-page, two of these folding.
Provenance: Juan Carlos Ahumada, bookplatel the present owner.
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