Herbarius latinus, about 1486

Herbarius. Herbarius latinus : with French synonyms.
[Paris : Jean Bonhomme, about 1486].
[174] leaves : ill. ; 21 cm.
Copy belonging to Harvey Cushing.

Herbarius latinus, first published in Mainz in 1484, is an anonymous incunabula herbal compilation from classical, Arabic, and medieval sources. It contains 150 woodcuts of herbs arranged alphabetically. The electronic text consists of: (1) thumbnail jpg images of the pages, and (2) links to two larger size jpg images. There are no page numbers. Leaf numbers under each image refer to the recto of the right page.

  • Cover to leaf 38.

  • Leaves 39 to 78.

  • Leaves 79 to 118.

  • Leaves 119 to 158.

  • Leaves 159 to 174.

  • Texts in the History of Medicine