1957. Item #A6408
Shaffer, Ellen. The Garden of Health: An Account of Two Herbals, The Gart der Gesundheit and the Hortus Sanitatis. [San Francisco] Designed and printed for the Book Club of California by Lawton Kennedy, 1957. [Ca. 50]p, many ills. (reproductions of woodcuts). Very good hardcover (small mark on front cover) in fair plain d.j. (soiled, spine torn). Title page printed in black, red, and green. One of 300 copies. ** A beautiful letterpress book, from The Bibliographical Library of William P. Wreden, with his bookplate. Lacks the tipped-in original leaf from the Hortus Sanitatis; priced accordingly. Large; shipping/handling may be extra. Please keep this in mind when ordering.