CAMERARIUS, J., Epistolarum familiarium libri VI. Nunc primum post ipsius obitum singulari studio a filiis editi. Frankfurt, A. Wechels Erben, 1583. 8 sheets, 562 p., 1 sheet,contemporary leather binding with blind-tooled decoration, (wormholes on the spine, slightly rubbed, somewhat stained).
First edition. – VD 16 C 413. Adams C 426. Schottenloher 2555. CLC C 366. Hoefer VIII, 320. NDB III, 105. – Not in the STC. – Correspondence of Joachim Camerarius (1500-1574) published posthumously with letters e.g. to Hieronymus Baumgartner (1498-1565), Leonhart Fuchs, Helius Eobanus Hessus, Pietro Andrea Mattioli and Lazarus Spengler. – Front endpaper renewed, title raised (with loss of individual letters and parts of the printer’s mark) Annotations, second leaf with erased stamps, rear inner joint wormed, occasional underlining and marginalia in ink, somewhat browned, slightly stained.
Dimension: 18 x 12 cm