Tractatus de virtutibus herbarum

Title:
Tractatus de virtutibus herbarum
Language:
Latin
Shelf Mark:
incunabulum published by Leonardo Achates da Basilea
Alternate Names:
Herbarius moguntinus, Herbarius latinus, Aggregator de simplicibus
Origin:
Vicenza (Italy)
Dimensions:
The pages are not numbered; 187 x 150mm. if the reproduction is full-size --
Date Description:
1491
Author:
Johann Wonnecke von Kaub (see Commentary, pp. 13-14) - incorrectly attributed to Arnoldus of Villanova --
Content:
Illustrated herbal --
Hand:
incunabulum
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
150 plants are represented (colored by hand) --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection R 128 .H47 1491a 5 Day Loan
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
This is a full-color reproduction of the entire incunabulum, presumably full-size (187 x 150 mm.; the pages are not numbered) -- It is not clear to this data recorder which one of the known 40+ copies is reproduced here, presumably one that is in Italy --
Publication Date:
2008
Place of Publication:
Verona (Italy)
Publisher:
Edizioni Valdonega
Type of Text:
herbal, incunabulum, medical, pharmacological, printed, scientific, secular