Newe aussgerüste deutsche Apoteck: darinnen aller fürnem[m]sten, und gebräuchlichsten einfachen Artzneyen, als Kräütter, Gewürtz, Mineralien,...

Strassburg: Verlegung Lazari Zetzners, 1602. Second Edition. Vellum. Folio. Blind stamped pigskin without clasps and leather straps. Collation: [12], 721, [25] p.; 302, [8] pp. with numerous woodblock prints in text. Numerous marginalia present in an old hand. Clasps and leather straps are missing. This is the illustrated 2nd edition of Ryff & Ager's widely read book on materia medica and preparation of various mineral or syrup treatments. Scarce illustrated pharmaceutical publication by Ryff, noted physician and surgeon, which has been carefully edited by Ager. Ager has divided into three parts: the first dealing with the medicinal and gastronomic use of plants; the second, describes the various applications of individual parts of a plant, and sums up knowledge of exotic plants recently discovered; while the last part provides details on the composition of pills, lozenges, and ointments.
Rare second edition of the Ryff’s Deutsche Apoteck, posthumously edited and expanded by the Strasbourg physicians Agerius with extensive marginal notes in red and some underlining in text.
Ager divided the text into three parts: the first dealing with the medicinal and gastronomic use of plants; the second, describes the various applications of individual parts of a plant, and sums up knowledge of exotic plants recently discovered; while the last part provides details on the composition of pills, lozenges, and ointments. David Kandel did the woodcuts, which were taken from Bock’s Kreüterbuch. Very good. Item #0000691

Rare second edition of the Ryff’s Deutsche Apoteck, posthumously edited and expanded by the Strasbourg physicians Agerius with extensive marginal notes in red and some underlining in text.
Ager divided the text into three parts: the first dealing with the medicinal and gastronomic use of plants; the second, describes the various applications of individual parts of a plant, and sums up knowledge of exotic plants recently discovered; while the last part provides details on the composition of pills, lozenges, and ointments. David Kandel did the woodcuts, which were taken from Bock’s Kreüterbuch.

Price: $7,500.00

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