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The Resource Mattioli's herbal : a short account of its illustrations, with a print from an original woodblock

Mattioli's herbal : a short account of its illustrations, with a print from an original woodblock

Label
Mattioli's herbal : a short account of its illustrations, with a print from an original woodblock
Title
Mattioli's herbal
Title remainder
a short account of its illustrations, with a print from an original woodblock
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NNPM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bidwell, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QK98.15
LC item number
.B53 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WB 925
NLM item number
B585m 2003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mattioli, Pietro Andrea
  • Herbals
  • Botanical illustration
  • Block printing
  • Mattioli, Pietro Andrea
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Engraving and Engravings
  • History, 16th Century
  • Medical Illustration
  • Plants, Medicinal
Label
Mattioli's herbal : a short account of its illustrations, with a print from an original woodblock
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Picturing natural history : flora and fauna in drawings, manuscripts, and printed books," held at the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York, Feb. 12-May 4, 2003
  • Signed, p. 13: John Bidwell
  • "This edition of 350 copies is set in 16-point Monotype Centaur and printed on Zerkall mould-made paper by John Randle at The Whittington Press, Whittington Court, Gloucestershire, and John Grice at The Evergreen Press, Stroud, Gloucestershire. Each copy contains a print from the original woodblock of asarum from Mattioli's Herbal of 1562. Three hundred copies are half-bound in buckram, and fifty copies are half-bound in morocco, in a slip case, with the print hand colored by Louisa Hare ... This is copy no: XXXVIII"--Colophon.
  • Plate inserted in a back pocket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [15])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
51742830
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
13 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates
Isbn
9780875981390
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51742830
Label
Mattioli's herbal : a short account of its illustrations, with a print from an original woodblock
Publication
Note
  • Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Picturing natural history : flora and fauna in drawings, manuscripts, and printed books," held at the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York, Feb. 12-May 4, 2003
  • Signed, p. 13: John Bidwell
  • "This edition of 350 copies is set in 16-point Monotype Centaur and printed on Zerkall mould-made paper by John Randle at The Whittington Press, Whittington Court, Gloucestershire, and John Grice at The Evergreen Press, Stroud, Gloucestershire. Each copy contains a print from the original woodblock of asarum from Mattioli's Herbal of 1562. Three hundred copies are half-bound in buckram, and fifty copies are half-bound in morocco, in a slip case, with the print hand colored by Louisa Hare ... This is copy no: XXXVIII"--Colophon.
  • Plate inserted in a back pocket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [15])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
51742830
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
13 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates
Isbn
9780875981390
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)51742830

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