Early Herbals

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From the Library of Dr. F.W.T. Hunger. Amsterdam: International Antiquariaat, 1951. 24.5 x 17 cm. 52 pages. Auction Catalogue. “To be sold by auction November 7 1951, at 2 o’clock. On view November 4-6, 6-4 o’clock.” Black and white photo of Dr. Hunger on frontispiece. Hunger was a professor and scholar devoted to the history of botanical sciences, especially the classical and 16th century herbals. This is an extensive catalog including important early works. Black and white illustrations throughout. Light toning to covers, interior crisp and clean. Orig. cream wraps. Very good. Original wraps.