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|Additional Physical Format:||Also issued on microfilm.
[Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1948.
1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm.
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Pliny, the Elder.; Filippo Beroaldo; Rainaldus, de Novimagio; Leo S. Olschki (Firm),
|Notes:||Edited by Philippus Beroaldus.
Bound in maroon calf, stamped in frames, restored; clasps, restored; author's name in brown on fore-edges.
Inscription in brown on fol.18b: Bartholomei de Zachis Patauini amicorum et demum fortunae (see D.M. Schullian, "Old volumes shake their vellum heads," Bull. Med. Lib. Ass., 33 (1945), p.425), his coat of arms drawn in brown within shrine on fol.30a.
Purchased from Leo S. Olschki.
Fol. 1, blank, missing; signatures aaii-aaiiii altered by erasure to read aai-aaiii; fol. 8 and 356, missing, supplied in photostat.
Fol. 3b, line 1: PLYNII (Polain=PLINII), line 2: PLYNYUS (Hain=PLYNIUS), fol. 19a, line 1: INCI. (BM=INCIPIT), line 3: Caelum (Polain=Coelum); BM suggests that the parts printed with type 90R (sigs. aa, bb, sheets 1-4 of sig. a) area later setting-up, by some other printer (De Pasqualibus?) to make good damage to the original stock; in this copy only sigs. aa and bb are printed with type 90R.
Some headlines of book numbers in red or brown; marginalia in red and brown in several hands, one on fol. 36b dated 1578; notes on back endpaper; stained and foxed; some folios mended.
|Description:||1 volume ; 31 cm (fol.)|