Steven Blankaart - Schou-burg der rupsen, wormen, maden, en vliegende dierkens daar uit voortkomende. - 1688

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Steven Blankaart - Schou-burg der rupsen, wormen, maden, en vliegende dierkens daar uit voortkomende. - 1688
Natural History, Science (general) - Quantity: 1 - Limited edition - Book

Antiek Boek Schou-burg der rupsen, wormen, maden, en vliegende dierkens daar uit voortkomende. (1688) - by Steven Blankaart - Parchment, with 22 engravings.

BLANKAART, Stephanus.- Schou-burg der rupsen, wormen, ma'den, en vliegende dierkens daar uit voortkomende. Amsterdam, Jan ten Hoorn, 1688. 2 plates, including 2 folding (page numbering jumps from 176 to 179, but complete), contemporary full-parchment binding, smooth spine.

First edition of this work by Steven Blankaart van Middelburg, physician in Amsterdam (1650-1704), author of numerous titles and translations, and publisher of the "Collectanea medico-physica", one of the first medical journals in the Netherlands. It contains 22 copper plates with pictures of caterpillars, butterflies, spiders, beetles and other small vermin; unsigned but all attributed to Jan Luyken.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Natural History, Science (general)
Author/ Illustrator
Steven Blankaart
Book Title
Schou-burg der rupsen, wormen, maden, en vliegende dierkens daar uit voortkomende.
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1688
Edition
1st Edition
Language
Dutch
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Amsterdam, Jan ten Hoorn
Binding/ Material
Vellum
Extras
Limited edition
Number of pages
234
Dimensions
0×0 cm
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