Sale 167 Lot 114
*ALBINUS, BERNHARD SIEGFRIED
Explicatio tabularum anotamicarum Bartholomaei Eustachii. Leiden: (Typographia Dammeana for) Johannes Arnold Langerak et al., 1744.
, 28, 277 [i.e. 275], . Folio, quarter calf over marbled boards lined in gilt, gilt-tooling to spine, marbled endpapers. First Albinus edition of Bartolommeo Eustachi's Tabulae anatomicae, illustrated with 47 engraved plates by Wandelaar after Eustachi and Pier Matteo Pini, with duplicates in outline (first eight with duplicates on four leaves, plates 19-21 and 23-26 accompanied by two outline plates). Hinges cracked; binding worn with loss to edges and corners; wormholing to spine ends with loss to bottom of the spine.
Estimate $ 1,000-2,000
Property from the Collection of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, Illinois
pastedown remnants of document to half-title; womholing throughout, occasionally affecting the plates. 1/2 inch tear bottom plate 1, 23 (no. 1) and 31; soiling to plate 11; brown stains p. 49; foxing to plate 18; a few finger smudges; brown stains to plate 32.
Plates 1-8 are on 4 sheets (4 images per sheet - duplicates of two plates)
Plates 9-18, 22, 26-47 are in two states on two sheets each
Plates 19-21, 23-25 are in three states on three separate sheets