The Garden of Health: An Account of Two Herbals, 'The Gart der Gesundheit' and the 'Hortus Sanitatis.'
Shaffer, Ellen.

[San Francisco:] Book Club of California, 1957. Woodcut text illustrations from the original works. Bound in is an original leaf from the 'Hortus Sanitatis' of 1499. The leaf in this copy has one half-column woodcut. A fine copy in a near fine plain dust jacket with very light offsetting to the front wrapper and spine and a few small chips to spine tail. Quarter tan linen buckram over pink boards, spine stamped in black. Folio. [6], 41pp. (Item ID: 7506)

$300.00

One of 300 copies printed by Lawton Kennedy.

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