Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: [Commentarii in libros sex Pedacii Dioscoridis ... de materia medica. Czech] Herbarz, ginak Bylinár, welmi vžitecny, a figurami pieknymi y zretedlnymi : podlé praweho a yako ziwého zrostu Bylin, ozdobeny, y také mnohymi a zkussenymi lekarzstwijmi rozhognieny, gessto takowy nikdá w ziadnem yazyku prwé wydan nebyl / od doktora Petra Ondrege Matthiola ... ;

Digital Image File Name: 
64553
Source Call Number: 
245- 324f
Source Creator: 
Mattioli, Pietro Andrea, 1500-1577.
Source Title: 
[Commentarii in libros sex Pedacii Dioscoridis ... de materia medica. Czech] Herbarz, ginak Bylinár, welmi vžitecny, a figurami pieknymi y zretedlnymi : podlé praweho a yako ziwého zrostu Bylin, ozdobeny, y také mnohymi a zkussenymi lekarzstwijmi rozhognieny, gessto takowy nikdá w ziadnem yazyku prwé wydan nebyl / od doktora Petra Ondrege Matthiola ... ;
Source Created or Published: 
[1562]
Physical Description: 
fol. *ir: title page
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Mattioli, Pietro Andrea, 1500-1577.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Commentarii in libros sex Pedacii Dioscoridis ... de materia medica. Czech
Title (Hamnet): 
Herbarz, ginak Bylinář, welmi vžitečny, a figůrami pieknymi y zřetedlnymi : podlé praweho a yako ziwého zrostu Bylin, ozdobeny, y také mnohymi a zkussenymi lekarzstwijmi rozhognieny, gessto takowy nikdá w ziadnem yazyku prwé wydan nebyl / od doktora Petra Ondřege Matthiola ... ; nayprw w latinské ržečí sepsaný, a gíž ... na cžeskau ržeč, od Doktora Thadeásse Hágka z Hágku, pr̆eloz̆ený ... při koncy přidano kratke naučenij a zpráwa, o rozlitzném distyllowánij a pálenij wod, s několíka rýckamí k takowému pálenij náležítýmí, kteréž netolíko apatekářuom, ále y gíným kteřijž se w tom kochagij, dobře se tressiti budau mocy ...
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
Wytisstieno w starém miestie Prasžském :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
V Girzÿka Melantrycha z Awentynu,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
létha Pánie,
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[20], cccxcii, [26] leaves (the last leaf blank) : ill., ports., coats of arms ; 34 cm. (fol.)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Botany -- Pre-Linnean works.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Illustrated works -- Czech Republic -- Prague -- 1562.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Wood blocks
Subject (Hamnet): 
Herbals -- Czech Republic -- Prague -- 1562.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Materia medica, Vegetable -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Medicinal plants -- Early works to 1800.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Hájek z Hájku, Tadeáš, 1525-1600.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Firbas, Carl, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Massey, Mary P., former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Liberale, Giorgio, ill.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Massachusetts Horticultural Society. Library, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Burrage, Albert Cameron, 1859-1931, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Holzinger, J. B., former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Melantrich z Aventina, Jiří, 1511-1580, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Meyerpeck, Wolfgang, d. 1578, ill.
Notes (Hamnet): 
A Czech translation of the first four books of Mattioli's Comentarii.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Woodcuts by Giorgio Liberale and Wolfgang Meyerpeck, cf. Hunt botanical cat., no. 90.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Woodcut portraits of Mattioli (leaf 2*2r) and Hájek z Hájku (leaf 3*2r).
Notes (Hamnet): 
Folger copy reclassified from 50f RAB 05.14.2003
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: *-2*⁶ 3*-4*⁴ A-V⁶ W⁶ X-2V⁶ 2W⁶ 2X-3V⁶ 3W⁶ 3X⁴.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Folger copy 245-324f woodblock 1 reclassified from 41q RAB 05.14.2003
Notes (Hamnet): 
Folger copy 245-324f woodblock 2 reclassified from 40q RAB 05.14.2003
Notes (Hamnet): 
Folger copy: accompanied by two 16th century woodblocks by Wolfgang Meyerpeck used in folio editions of Mattioli's herbal. Woodblock no. 1 was used in the present edition to print the illustraton on leaf CXXXVI (Lactuca florescens).
Notes (Hamnet): 
Folger copy: Imperfect: extensive paper repairs, with some affecting text.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Folger copy: in contemporary calf over wooden boards; gilt rolled border (mostly worn away); series of fillets forming a central panel with gilt angled tools on corners; gold-stamped centerpiece (worn); rebacked; gauffered edges; woodcuts hand colored throughout.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Folger copy: Inscription: Ex Bibliotheca Monasterij Sanctae Coronae Ordinis Cisterciensis cathalogo inscriptus a[nno] 1683. Stamp: Carl Firbas. Inscription (crossed out): Ex libris Frts. Martini. S. Spinae Coronae Profess. Bookplate: Biblioth. Dris. J.B. Holzinger. Bookplate: Library of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, Boston. Gifot of Albert Cameron Burrage 1859-1931 June 28, 1931. Bookplate: Mary P. Massey.
Notes (Hamnet): 
The work on distillation at the end (leaves cccxciiv-[cccxcviv]) is a translation of the author's De ratione distillandi aquas ex omnibus plantis.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Title page printed in red and black.
Citations (Hamnet): 
NLM 16th cent. 3014
Citations (Hamnet): 
Pritzel (2nd ed.) 5992
Call Number (Hamnet): 
245- 324f