Order Nr. 139038 BUCH DER CIRURGIA. Hieronymus Brunschwig.


  • Oberkirch, Germany: Editions Medicina Rara Ltd, (1975).
  • 4to
  • half vellum and paper-covered boards
  • [6], ix-cxxviii [i.e. 126] leaves
  • ISBN: none

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Order Nr. 139038

Facsimile of first edition originally published in 1497 limited to 2800 copies, of which this is one of 2500 numbered copies bound thus. Fine in fine slipcase.

Printed for the members of Editions Medicina Rara Ltd. at the presses of the Druckerei Holzer, Weiler im Allgäu, West Germany, on a rag paper manufactured especially for this edition by August Köhler, Oberkirch, West Germany, and bearing the private watermark of Medicina Rara. The plates for this printing were made from two copies of the original 1497 Strasbourg edition, one belonging to the Niedersächsische Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Göttingen, West Germany. Bound by Richard Mayer, Stuttgart, West Germany.

A finely produced facsimile of the 1497 Strasbourg edition. Reproduces colored woodcut illustrations of surgical operations.