The Noble Experyence of the Vertuous Handy Warke of Surgeri London 1525. Hieronymus von Braunschweig, Hieronymus Brunschwig.

The Noble Experyence of the Vertuous Handy Warke of Surgeri London 1525

Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum / Da Capo Press, 1973.

Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Item #12986
ISBN: 9022105318

Library stamps/marks/labels, otherwise light wear. Solid oversize hardcover.; Facsimile translation of 1527 edition, London: P Treveries. STC 13434. Woodcuts of surgical instruments and their use, with 11 full-page and 16 smaller illustrations in text. "A translation (out of the Dutch translation) of the first important surgical treatise printed in Germany. It is a compilation from earlier authorities supplemented by the author's own experiences." First English translation of Das buch der cirurgia: hantwirckung der wundarztny (1497), the first German language book on surgery.; The English Experience, Its Record In Early Printed Books Published In Facsimile; Ex-Library; Vol. 531.

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