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Pvrgantivm aliarvmqve eo facientivm...

Author:  Dodoens, Rembert, 1517-1585.
Title:  Pvrgantivm aliarvmqve eo facientivm, tvm et radicum, conuoluulorum ac deletariarum herbarum historiae libri IIII. Remberto Dodonaeo ... auctore. Accessit appendix variarŭ & quidem rarissimarum nonnullarum stirpium, ac florum quorundam peregrinorum, elegantissimorum icones omnino nouas nec anteà editas, singulorum breues descriptiones continens: cuius altera parte Vmbelliferae exhibentur non paucae, eodem auctore.
Publisher:  Antverpiae, Ex officina Christophori Plantini, 1574.
Call Number:  QK 41 .D6 1574

A full vellum binding over boards with clasps. The blind tooling is extensive. The boards are beveled with wide squares (the margin between the edges of the covers and the pages). The outline of double sewing stations (most likely flax cord) is visible under the vellum along the spine.