Physica sacra Johannis Jacobi Scheuchzeri, medicinae doctoris, & math. in Lyceo Tigurino prof. Academiae Imperialis Nat. curiosor. Leopoldino-Carolinae adjuncti, ...
Johann Jakob Scheuchzer (1672-1733)
Place of origin
Shugborough Estate, Staffordshire
On show at
4 v. : ill., maps, plans, ports. ; fol. Imperfect: vol. 4 only. Bound uniformly with vols. 1-4 of German edition, published simultaneously. This vol. has been treated here as v.5 of that set. Three leaves bound in before index: Benevolo lectori S. & O., and note to binder. Provenance: eighteenth-century sepia armorial bookplate, with putti, and motto: Nil Desperandum, Yates, sculp. Thomas Anson Esqr. Shugborough. [i.e. Thomas Anson, of Shugbrough (1695-1773)]. Binding: eighteenth-century mottled calf; gilt roll border; gilt tooled spine and board edges.
Makers and roles
Johann Jakob Scheuchzer (1672-1733) Johann Andreas Pfeffel (1674-1748)