Heilmann, Karl Eugen|
Kräuterbücher in Bild und Geschichte.
München-Allach, Konrad Kölbl, 1973, 2. impression, pp. 422, (3), numerous text-illustrations (mainly full-page), large 8vo, cloth, dust-jacket.
€ 100A historical review of mediaeval and Renaissance herbals. The book is profusely illustrated, mainly by means of fascimile reproductions of title-pages, and pages and illustrations derived from the books considered. The book can best be characterized as an pictorial history of herbals; the contents of the present book are mainly based on the private collection of the author … (Smit p. 658).