Amsterdam: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum / Da Capo Press, 1973.
Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Item #12986
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.