GALEN – Recettario di Galeno tradotto di latino in italiano – 1550 circa

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GALEN – Recettario di Galeno tradotto di latino in italiano – 1550 circa. Stampata in Venetia per Mathio Pagan in Frezzaria all’insegna della Fede. Full rigid vellum, handwritten title at the spine, sprayed fore-edges; octavo, cm 15,4 x 10,3; leaves (3b) + (2) + 63 + (3b); lacking the title page and the first two leaves of the index, replaced with handwritten text, paper restore at the bottom edge of A2 and A3, paper restore at the upper right corner from A2 to A8, some water stains, binding slightly detached at the back end-paper. Two woodcuts in the text and printer mark at H7v, some handwritten notes here and there. Scarce XVI century Venetian edition of Galen, translated in Italian. Remarkable the woodcut depicting the human body with zodiac symbols