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Stirpium historiae pemptades sex sive libri xxx.
Antverpiae, Plantin, 1583. Folio (36.0 x 22.6 cm). Title page with armorial woodcut vignette; [xviii], 860, [xxvii] pp.; 1,341 woodcuts (four on a separate leaf, bound in the rear, as intended). Contemporary full calf. Boards blind-tooled with floral centre piece, and rectangular borders with floral corner pieces; and with two linen straps. Spine with five raised bands.Read more
Rare first edition in a beautiful contemporary binding