Natural History - Quantity: 1 - Single sheet
|Object:||Single sheet (More lots)|
|Number of Books:||1|
|Author/ Illustrator:||Conrad Gesner (1516-1565)|
|Book Title:||Folio with 7 hand coloured woodcuts: Triggerfish, Bream|
|Publication year oldest item:||1669|
|Edition:||1st Edition Thus|
7 Large woodcuts on one folio leaf, recto and verso.
33 x 22.5 cm
Conrad Gesner (1516-1565) - Woodcut on one folio leaf
Allgemeines Thier-Buch: "Eigentliche und lebendige Abbildung Aller vierfüssigen / So wohl zahmer als wilder Thieren/ welche in allen vier Theilen der Welt /auff dem Erdboden /und in etlichen Wassern zu finden: Sampt einer außführlichen..."
The Historiae animalium ("Histories of the Animals") published at Zurich was an encyclopaedic work of "an inventory of renaissance zoology" by Conrad Gesner, a doctor and professor at the Carolinum, the precursor of the University of Zurich. It is the first modern zoological work that attempts to describe all the animals known, and the first bibliography of natural history writings.
Condition: Very good condition.
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|Feedback score:||98.9% (356 reviews)|
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