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PICTOR, Georg.
Pictor's Tract on the Treatment of Renal Calculus (1557). FACSIMILE with English Translation by CHARLES GREENE CUMSTON, M.D.

PICTORIUM, Georgius. Grien Büchlin. Durch was mittel und ordnung ein yeder vor dem Gries oder Nierenstein mög gesichert werden oder so er solchen hette oder überkäme wie im möge geholffen werden. Hans Schirenbrand und Peter Schmid. Mülhusen. [1557]. Limited to 400 copies, the plates then destroyed, this is no: 292.

pp. (iv), 33, (iii), (viii), 9-63, (iii). Vignette on final limitation page, and another on the rear cover. Printed parchment wrappers, uncut, within a box with a repeat of the cover illustration, the box repaired retaining backstrip and original printed label, the book and box in excellent condition.

*LIMITED EDITION of 400 copies, NO. 292, in red ink on the box.

George Routledge and Sons. London. [Printed by Albert Kundig, Geneva].

Date Published: 1925. 32mo.

Stock No. 65294

Price: £80.00