Early herbals from the library of Dr F.W.T. Hunger, Voorschoten (catalogue for an auction conducted by Internationaal Antiquariaat / Menno Hertzberger, Amsterdam, 7 November 1951) View larger
International Antiquariaat / Menno Hertzberger (Amsterdam)

Early herbals from the library of Dr F.W.T. Hunger, Voorschoten (catalogue for an auction conducted by Internationaal Antiquariaat / Menno Hertzberger, Amsterdam, 7 November 1951)

Amsterdam, Internationaal Antiquariaat, 1951
(24.5 cm), 52 pp., illustrations. 40 lots. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Auction sale catalogue of a portion of the library of the botanist Friedrich Wilhelm Tobias Hunger (1874-1952); the remainder was sold posthumously (Menno Hertzberger, Herbals, early books on botany, history of sciences, etc., from the library of the late Dr F.W.T. Hunger, Amsterdam, 4 November 1951). See Bob de Graaf, “Kruidenboeken in veiling. De aucties (1951-1952) van de Botanische Bibliotheek van Dr F.W.T. Hunger” in Waardevol oud papier: feestbundel bij het tienjarig bestaan van Bubb Kuyper Veilingen Boeken en Grafiek 1986-1996 (Haarlem 1996), pp.102-105. ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.
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