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  1. Anatomia del cavallo, infermità, et svoi rimedii : opera nuova ... /
    By: Ruini, Carlo,
    Publication info: In Venetia :Appresso Gasparo Bindoni, il giouane,1599.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 16th century  Anatomy  Diseases  Early works to 1800  Horses  Italy  Veterinary medicine  Woodcuts  
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  2. Botanologia, the English herbal, or, History of plants : containing ... their names ... , species ... , descriptions ... , places of growth ... , times of flowering and seeding ... , qualities ... , specifications ... , preparations ... , virtues ... , a complete florilegium ... , adorned with exquisite icons or figures ... The whole in alphabetical order /
    By: Salmon, William, - Dawks, Ichabod, - Rhodes, Henry, bookseller, - Taylor, John (Bookseller), - Dawks, I. - Rhodes, H. - Taylor, J.
    Publication info: London :Printed by I. Dawks, for H. Rhodes ... and J. Taylor ... ,1710.
    Holding Institution: Multiple institutions
    Subjects: 18th century  Botany  Botany, Medical  Early works to 1800  England  Engravings  Hand coloring  Herbals  Materia medica, Vegetable  Medicinal plants  Plants  Pre-Linnean works  Signatures (Medicine)  Woodcuts  
    BHL Collections: Missouri Botanical Garden's Materia Medica
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  3. Dell'historia natvrale di Ferrante Imperato napoletano libri XXVIII : nella qvale ordinatamente si tratta della diuersa condition di miniere e pietre : con alcune historie di piante & animali, sin'hora non date in luce.
    By: Imperato, Ferrante, - Stelliola, Niccolò Antonio,
    Publication info: In Napoli :Nella stamparia à Porta Reale per Costantino Vitale,MDIC [1599]
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 16th century  Cabinets of curiosities  Early works to 1800  Italy  Naples  Natural history  Pre-Linnean works  Woodcuts  
    BHL Collections: Blog Features
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  4. Dess Circkelss vnd Richtscheyts, auch der Perspectiua, vnd Proportion der Menschen vnd Rosse, kurtze, doch gründtliche Vnderweisung, dess rechten gebrauchs : mit viel schönen Figuren, aller anfahenden Jugendt, vnnd andern liebhabern dieser Kunst, als Goldschmiden, Malern, Bildhauwern, Steinmetzen, Schreinern, [et]c. eigentlich fürgebildet, vormals im Truck nie gesehen, sonder jetzunder erstmals von neuwem an Tag gegeben /
    By: Lautensack, Heinrich, - Dürer, Albrecht,
    Publication info: Gedruckt zu Franckfurt am Mayn :Bey Egenolff Emmel, in verlegung Simonis Schambergers,im Jahr, 1618.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 17th century  Anatomy  Anatomy, Artistic  Early works to 1800  Germany  Horses  Proportion (Art)  Woodcuts  
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  5. I discorsi di M. Pietro Andrea Matthioli ... nei sei libbri di Pedacio Dioscoride Anazarbeo Della materia medicinale : dal suo stesso autore innanzi la sua morte ricorretti, & in più di mille luoghi aumentati : con le figure tirate dalle naturali, e vive piante, & animali, in numero molto maggiore, che le altre per avanti stampate : con due tavole copiosissime : l'una à ciò, che in tutta l'opera si contiene : e l'altra alla cura di tutte le infermità del corpo humano.
    By: Mattioli, Pietro Andrea, - Dioscorides Pedanius, of Anazarbos. - Pezzana, Nicolò,
    Publication info: In Venezia :Presso Nicolò Pezzana,MDCCXII [1712]
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 18th century  Botanical literature  Botany  Botany, Medical  Early works to 1800  Herbals  Italy  Materia medica  Medicinal plants  Pre-Linnean works  Woodcuts  
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  6. I discorsi di M. Pietro Andrea Matthioli ... nelli sei libri di Pedacio Dioscoride Anazarbeo della materia medicinale : hora di nuouo dal suo istesso autore ricorretti, & in più di mille luoghi aumentati : con le figure grandi tutte di nuouo risatte, & tirate dalle naturali & uiue piante, & animali, & in numero molto maggiore che le altre per auanti stampate : con due tauole copiosissime spettanti l'una à ciò, che in tutta l'opera si contiene, & l'altra alla cura di tutte le infirmità del corpo humano ...
    By: Mattioli, Pietro Andrea, - Dioscorides Pedanius, of Anazarbos. - Liberale, Giorgio, - Valgrisi, Vincenzo,
    Publication info: In Venetia :Appresso Vincenzo ValgrisI,MDLXVIII [1568]
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 16th century  Botany, Medical  De materia medica  Dioscorides Pedanius,  Early work to 1800  Early works to 1800  Italy  Materia medica  Medicinal plants  Medicine, Greek and Roman  of Anazarbos  Woodcuts  
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  7. Exactissima descriptio rariorum quarundam plantarum, que continentur Rome in Horto Farnesiano /
    By: Aldini, Tobia, - Castelli, Pietro,
    Publication info: Romae :Typis Iacobi Mascardi,anno iubilei M.DC.XXV. [1625]
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 17th century  Botanical gardens  Botany  Engravings  Italy  Orti farnesiani (Rome, Italy)  Pre-Linnean works  Rome  Woodcuts  
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  8. Tou Hagiou Patros hemon Epiphaniou, episkopou Konstanteias Kyprou, Peri ton physiologon; tou autou Eis ta baia logos. Sancti patris nostri Epiphanii, Episcopi Constantiae Cypri, Ad physiologum; Eiusdem In die festo palmarum sermo.
    By: Epiphanius, Saint, Bishop of Constantia in Cyprus. - Ponce de León, Gonzalo,
    Publication info: Romae,Apud Zannettum et Ruffinellum,1587.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 16th century  Emblem books  Engravings  Italy  Pre-Linnean works  Sermons  Woodcuts  Zoology  
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  9. The herball, or, Generall historie of plantes /
    By: Gerard, John, - Davies, Robert, - Dodoens, Rembert, - Islip, Adam, - Johnson, Thomas, - Norton, Joyce. - Payne, John, - Priest, Robert, - Whitaker, Richard,
    Publication info: London :Printed by Adam Islip Joice Norton and Richard Whitakers,anno 1633.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 17th century  Botanical illustration  Botanical literature  Botany  Botany, Medical  Early works to 1800  England  Engravings  Gardens  Herbals  Herbs  Plants  Pre-Linnean works  Woodcuts  
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  10. Historia vnnd Beschreibung influentischer, elementischer vnd natürlicher Wirckungen, aller fremden vnnd heimischen Erdgewechssen ... /
    By: Thurneisser zum Thurn, Leonhard, - Hille, Peter, - Poll, Absolon, - Stürmer, Wolfgang,
    Publication info: [Berlin] :Gedruckt zu Berlin bey Michael Hentzsken,anno MDLXXVIII [1578]
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 16th century  Berlin  Botany, Medical  Early works to 1800  Germany  Herbals  Materia medica, Vegetable  Medicinal plants  Umbelliferae  Woodcuts  
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  11. History of British birds : the figures engraved on wood /
    By: Bewick, Thomas, - Beilby, Ralph,
    Publication info: Newcastle :Printed by Sol. Hodgson, for Beilby & Bewick : sold by them, and G.G. & J. Robinson, London,1797-1804.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 18th century  19th century  Birds  England  Great Britain  Wood engravings  Woodcuts  
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  12. Ioannis Eusebii Nierembergii Madritensis ex Societate Iesu ... Historia naturae, maxime peregrinae, libris XVI. distincta : in quibus rarissima naturae arcana, etiam astronomica, & ignota Indiarum animalia, ... plantae, metalla, lapides & alia mineralia, fluuiorumque & elementorum conditiones, etiam cum proprietatibus medicinalibus, describuntur ... : accedunt de miris & miraculosis naturis in Europâ libri duo, item de iisdem in terrâ Hebraeis promissâ liber vnus.
    By: Nieremberg, Juan Eusebio, - Jegher, Christoffel,
    Publication info: Antuerpiae :Ex officina Plantiniana Balthasaris Moreti,M.DC.XXXV. [1635]
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 17th century  Belgium  Mexico  Natural history  Pre-Linnean works  Woodcuts  
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  13. L'ecvirie dv S. Federic Grison, gentilhomme napolitain : en laquelle est monstré l'ordre & l'art de choisir, dompter, piquer, dresser & manier les cheuaux, tant pour l'vsage de la guerre qu'autre commodité de lh́omme : auecques figures de diuerses sortes de mors de bride /
    By: Grisone, Federico.
    Publication info: A Paris :Chez Guillaume Auuray ...,1575.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 16th century  Bits (Bridles)  Early works to 1800  France  Horsemanship  Woodcuts  
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  14. Museum Wormianum, seu, Historia rerum rariorum : tam naturalium, quam artificialium, tam domesticarum, quam exoticarum, quae Hafniae Danorum in aedibus authoris servantur /
    By: Worm, Ole, - Elzevir, Daniel, - Elzevir, Jean, - Mander, Carel van, - Wingendorp, G., - Worm, Willum,
    Publication info: Lugduni Batavorum :Apud Iohannem Elsevirium,1655.
    Holding Institution: Multiple institutions
    Subjects: 1588-1654  17th century  Antiquities  Archaeological collections  Cabinets of curiosities  Catalogs and collections  Copenhagen  Denmark  Early works to 1800  Engravings  Natural history  Natural history collections  Netherlands  Pre-Linnean works  Private collections  Woodcuts  Worm, Ole,  
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  15. De Nederlandtse herbarius, of, Kruydt-boeck : beschryvende de geslachten, gedaente, plaetse, tijt, oeffeningh, aert, krachten, en medicinael gebruyck van alderhande boomen, heesteren, boom-gewassen, kruyden en planten, die in de Nederlanden in 't wilde gevonden, ende in de hoven onderhouden worden : als mede de uytlandtsen of vreemde droogens, die gemeenlijck in de apothekers winckels gebruyckt worden : uyt verscheyde kruydt-beschrijvers tot nut van alle natuur-kunders, geneesmeesters, apothekers, chirurgijns, en liefhebbers van kruyden en planten by een vergadert, en beschreven /
    By: Nyland, P. (Petrus) - Doornick, Marcus Willemsz,
    Publication info: t'Amsterdam :By Marcus Doornick ...,1673.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 17th century  Botany  Early works to 1800  Herbals  Medicinal plants  Netherlands  Woodcuts  
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  16. A nievve herball, or, Historie of plantes : wherein is contayned the vvhole discourse and perfect description of all sortes of herbes and plantes : their diuers and sundry kindes ... and that not onely of those whiche are here growyng in this our countrie of Englande but of all others also of forrayne realmes commonly used in physicke. First set foorth in the Doutche or Almaigne tongue /
    By: Dodoens, Rembert, - Borcht, Petrus van der, - Lyte, Henry, - Nicolai, Arnaud. - Gerard Dewes.
    Publication info: At London :By Mr. Gerard Dewes ...,1578.
    Holding Institution: Multiple institutions
    Subjects: 16th century  Belgium  Botany  Early works to 1800  England  Herbals  Materia medica, Vegetable  Medicinal plants  Plants, Useful  Pre-Linnean works  Woodcuts  
    BHL Collections: Missouri Botanical Garden's Materia Medica
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  17. Originalblätter aus frühen Kräuterbüchern 15./16. Jahrhundert.
    By: Bock, Hieronymus, - Fuchs, Leonhart, - Lonicer, Adam, - Mattioli, Pietro Andrea, - Rösslin, Eucharius,
    Publication info: S.l. :s.n.,19--?
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: Botanical illustration  Botany  Botany, Medical  Early works to 1800  Hand coloring  Herbs  Materia medica, Vegetable  Pre-Linnean works  Therapeutic use  Woodcuts  
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  18. P. Bellonii cenomani De arboribus coniferis, resiniferis, aliis quoque nonnullis sempiterna fronde virentibus, cum earundem iconibus ad viuum expressis : item de melle cedrino, cedria, agarico, resinis, & iis quae ex coniferis proficiscuntur.
    By: Belon, Pierre,
    Publication info: Parisiis :Apud Gulielmum Cauellat ...,1553.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 16th century  Botany  Conifers  Early works to 1800  France  Gums and resins  Pre-Linnean works  Woodcuts  
    BHL Collections: Whales: From Bone to Book Collection
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  19. Paradisi in sole paradisus terrestris, or, A garden of all sorts of pleasant flowers : which our English ayre will permitt to be noursed vp : with a kitchen garden of all manner of herbes, rootes & fruites for meate or sause vsed with vs : and, an orchard of all sorte of fruitbearing trees and shrubbes fit for our land : together with the right orderinge, planting & preseruing of them and their vses & vertues /
    By: Parkinson, John, - Lownes, Humphrey, - Switzer, A., - Young, Robert,
    Publication info: London :Printed by Hvmfrey Lownes and Robert Yovng, at the signe of the Starre on Bread-street hill,1629.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 17th century  Early works to 1800  England  Flowers  Gardening  Gardens  Herbals  Plants  Woodcuts  
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  20. Petri Andreae Matthioli senensis, medici, Compendium de plantis omnibus, vnà cum earum iconibus, de quibus scripsit suis in commentariis in Dioscoridem editis, in eorum studiosorum commodum, atque vsum; : qui plantis conquirendis, ac indagandis student : accessit praeterea ad calcem opusculum de itinere, quo è Verona in Baldum montem plantarum refertissimum itur; iisdem studiosis vtilissimum : Francisco Calceolario pharmacopaeo Veronensi auctore : quae quàm sint studiosae prosutura : ex epistolis in huiusce operis initio editis, facile patebit.
    By: Mattioli, Pietro Andrea, - Calzolari, Francesco, - Valgrisi, Vincenzo,
    Publication info: Venetiis :In officina Valgrisiana,MDLXXI [1571]
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 16th century.l  Botany  Dioscorides Pedanius,  Early works  Early works to 1800  Italy  Medicinal plants  of Anazarbos  Pre-Linnean works  Woodcuts  
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  21. Rerum medicarum Novae Hispaniae thesaurus, seu, Plantarum animalium mineralium Mexicanorum historia /
    By: Hernández, Francisco, - Cesi, Federico, - Colonna, Fabio, - Deversini, Biagio, - Faber, Johannes, - Greuter, Johann Friedrich, - Mascardi, Vitale. - Masotti, Zenobio, - Recchi, Nardo Antonio. - Terentius, Joannes,
    Publication info: Romae :Ex typographeio Vitalis Mascardi,MDCXXXXXI [1651]
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 17th century  Early works to 1800  Engravings  Italy  Materia medica  Mexico  Natural history  Pre-Linnean works  Woodcuts  
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  22. Trattato dell'imbrigliare, maneggiare, et ferrare cavalli : diviso in tre parti, con alcvni discorsi sopra la natura di caualli, con disegni di briglie, maneggi, & di caualieri a cauallo, & de ferri d'esso /
    By: Fiaschi, Cesare, - De Sommain, Giovanni.
    Publication info: In Bologna :Per Anselmo Giaccarelli,
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 16th century  Bridles  Dressage  Early works to 1800  Horsemanship  Horses  Horseshoes  Italy  Training  Woodcuts  
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  23. Trattato di Christoforo Acosta africano medico & chirurgo della historia, natvra, et virtv delle droghe medicinali, & altri semplici rarissimi, che vengono portati dalle Indie Orientali in Europa : con le figure delle piante ritratte, & disegnate dal viuo poste a' luoghi proprij : nuouamente recato dalla spagnuola nella nostra lingua : con due indici, vno de' capi principali, l'altro delle cose di più momento, che si ritrouano in tutta l'opera.
    By: Acosta, Cristóbal,
    Publication info: In Venetia :Presso à Francesco Ziletti,[1585]
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 16th century  Early works to 1800  India  Italy  Materia medica, Vegetable  Medicinal plants  Woodcuts  
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  24. Travels and discoveries in North and Central Africa : being a journal of an expedition undertaken under the auspices of H.B.M.'s Government, in the years 1849-1855 /
    By: Barth, Heinrich, - Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts, - Spottiswoode & Co.,
    Publication info: London :Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans & Roberts,1857-1858
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 19th century  África central  África septentrional  Africa, Central  Africa, North  descripción  Description and travel  England  Lithographs  Scientific Expeditions  Travel  Woodcuts  
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  25. Umi no sachi /
    By: Katsuma, Ryusui, - Shukoku,
    Publication info: Hongoku-cho 1-chome [Edo] :Kameya Tahe,Horeki 12 [1762]
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 18th century  Fishes  Fishes in art  Japan  Shellfish  Woodcuts  Zoological illustration  
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  26. Varia commensuracion para la escultura y arquitectura /
    By: Arfe y Villafañe, Juan de, - Enguera, Pedro, - Escribano, Miguel.
    Edition: Sexta impression.
    Publication info: Madrid :En la Imprenta de Miguél Escribano, calle Angosta de San Bernardo,año de 1773.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 18th century  Anatomy, Artistic  Animals  Architecture  Composition, proportion, etc  Early works to 1800  Geometrical drawing  Proportion (Art)  Spain  Woodcuts  
    BHL Collections: Publicaciones en Español
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  27. Het vermakelijck landt-leven : bestaende in de volgende deelen ...
    By: Eeckhout, Gerbrand van den, - Groen, Jan van der. - Nyland, P. (Petrus)
    Publication info: Amsterdam :Marcus Doornick,1669
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 17th century  Bee culture  Botany, Medical  Early works to 1800  Engravings  Gardening  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Landscape gardening  Netherlands  Woodcuts  
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  28. Der vierte Thail Leonharti Rauwolfen, der Artsney Doctorn, etlicher schöner aussländischer Kreüter, so uns noch unbekandt, unnd deren doch bey den alten Medicis, unnd in seiner Rayss in die Morgenländer gethon, gedacht wirt artliche unnd lebendige contrafactur, dem gemainen nuts zü gütem, in Truck verfertiget.
    By: Rauwolf, Leonhard,
    Publication info: Getruckt zü Laugingen :Durch Leonhart Reinmichel, in verlegung Georgen Willers,1583.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 1583  Botany  Germany  Herbals  Middle East  Pre-Linnean works  Woodcuts  
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  29. La villa : dialogo /
    By: Taegio, Bartolomeo,
    Publication info: In Melano :Dalla stampa di Francesco Moscheni,1559.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 16th century  Agriculture  Country life  Design  Dialogues  Early works to 1800  Gardens  Italy  Landscape architecture  Woodcuts  
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  30. Vlyssis Aldrouandi patricii Bononiensis Musaeum metallicum in libros IIII distributum /
    By: Aldrovandi, Ulisse, - Ambrosini, Bartolommeo, - Bernia, Marco Antonio, - Coriolano, Giovanni Battista,
    Publication info: Bononiae :Typis Io. Battista Ferronij,1648.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 17th century  Catalogs and collections  Early works to 1800  Geology  Italy  Metallurgy  Mineralogy  Natural history  Pre-Linnean works  Woodcuts  
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  31. Vlyssis Aldrouandi philosophi, et medici Bononiensis De reliquis animalibus exanguibus libri quatuor : post mortem eius editi : nempe de mollibus, crustaceis, testaceis, et zoophytis.
    By: Aldrovandi, Ulisse, - Aldrovandi, Francesca Fontana.
    Publication info: Bononiae :Apud Io. Baptistam Bellagambam,1606.
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 17th century  Crustacea  Early works to 1800  Engravings  Italy  Mollusks  Pre-Linnean works  Woodcuts  Zoology  
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  32. Vlyssis Aldrovandi philosophi ac medici Bononiensis historiam naturalem in gymnasio Bononiensi profitentis, Ornithologiae, hoc est, De avibus historiae libri XII ... : cum indice septendecim linguarum copiosissimo.
    By: Aldrovandi, Ulisse, - Bellagamba, Gio. Battista (Giovanni Battista), - Bennini, Lorenzo, - Coriolano, Giovanni Battista, - Coriolanus, Christophorus, - Franceschi, Francesco de, - Ligozzi, Jacopo, - Swint, Cornelius,
    Publication info: Bononiae :Apud Franciscum de Franciscis Senensem,MDXCIX-MDCXXXVII [1599-1637]
    Holding Institution: Smithsonian Libraries
    Subjects: 1599-1603  Armorial bookplates (Provenance)  Birds  Bologna  Early works  Early works to 1800  Engravings  Errata lists (Printing)  FU  Italy  Liechtenstein  Natural history  Ornithology  Pagination errors (Printing)  Pictorial works  Pre-Linnean works  Signature registers (Printing)  Woodcuts  Zoology  
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  33. Yama no sachi /
    By: Katsuma, Ryusui, - Shukoku,
    Publication info: Motozaimoku-cho 3-chome [Edo] :Osakaya Heizaburo,Meiwa 2 [1765]
    Holding Institution: Research Library, The Getty Research Institute (archive.org)
    Subjects: 18th century  Botanical illustration  Flowers in art  Insects in art  Japan  Plants in art  Woodcuts  Zoological illustration  
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