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260  Years  Old  Medicus  Hippologicus

Georg Simon von Adlersflügel, Well-experienced Horse Physician

Winter (von Adlersflügel), Georg Simon. (Well-experienced Horse Physician, Who instructs thoroughly how to diagnose the Horses’ Complexion, Nature, and Age, cure all Interior and External Diseases, and preserve the Sound Horses from all Imminent Deficiencies.) Furnished with an appendix of some rare

medicines  found  excellently  well  for  young  foals

and improved through and through, and enlarged by the most well-tried arcanis, by Valentin Trichter, well-installed Riding Master of the Republic of Nuremberg. Embellished with plenty necessary engravings, that is with

Georg Simon von Adlersflügel, Well-experienced Horse Physician

44  folded  engravings  on  35  plates .

Nuremberg, Joh. Andreas Endter, 1757. 20 unpag. leaves title, preface, contents, 838 pp., 9 unpag. leaves index. Contemporary calf-binding.

Georg Simon von Adlersflügel, Well-experienced Horse PhysicianGeorg Simon von Adlersflügel, Well-experienced Horse Physician

In German. – Title in red & black. – The  FIRST  EDITION  CONDUCTED  BY  TRICHET  for the original publisher of this classic, published in folio for the first time in 1678 and long-lived up to the German edition Philadelphia 1840, whose engravings, lead by a

Georg Simon von Adlersflügel, Well-experienced Horse Physician

plate of instruments of 10⅞ × 15⅛ in (27.5 × 38.5 cm), are dedicated to anatomic details, clinical + treatment pictures and here corresponding in number and kind with those of the first edition (double full-size plate with instruments + 45 text engravings), here besides three not counted with numbered I-XLI and if applicable joined to larger plates as appropriate to the text. – The

Georg Simon von Adlersflügel, Well-experienced Horse PhysicianGeorg Simon von Adlersflügel, Well-experienced Horse Physician

“Richly  illustrated  horse  medicine  with  many  recipes”

Georg Simon von Adlersflügel, Well-experienced Horse PhysicianGeorg Simon von Adlersflügel, Well-experienced Horse Physician

(Bibliotheca Hippologica I. H. Anderhub, 1963, no. 367 [this edition])

in  decidedly  fine  copy ,

only particularly inner front cover & fly-leaf and already negligibly still the title foxed, otherwise only occasional mostly just tiny spots and isolated impression. Introduction with decreasing small worm trace in the lower inner margin as also at the slightly worn-out capitals of the back. The edges of the front cover pushed.

Offer no. 15,148 / EUR  1380. / export price EUR  1311. (c. US$ 1579.) + shipping

Georg Simon von Adlersflügel, Well-experienced Horse Physician


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