Tabacologia :hoc est Tabaci, seu nicotianae descriptio medico-cheirurgico-pharmaceutica, vel, ejus praeparatio et usus in omnibus fermè corporis humani incõmodis

Title Variants

Alternative: Nicotianae descriptio medico-chirurgico-pharmaceutica

Alternative: Tabacologia: hoc est tabaci

Alternative: Tabacologia: hoc est tabaci, seu nicotianae descriptio medico-chirurgico-pharmaceutica vel ejus praeparatio et usus in omnibus fermè corporis humani incommodis


Neander, Johann, approximately 1596-approximately 1630

Bailly, David, 1584-1657
Blon. , illustrator
Delff, Willem Jacobsz., 1580-1638
Neander, Johann, ca.1596-ca1630
Van Uyttenbroeck, Moyses, 1590-1647
Elzevier, Isaac, 1596-1651




Published material

Publication info

Lugduni Batavorum, Ex Officina Isaaci Elzeviri, 1626


Engraved title page and frontispiece.

First printed by Isaac Elzevier in Leiden in 1626; this is a reissue of that edition with the first four leaves as cancels.

Poem "Tabacks lof en lastering aen D. Ioannes Neander", p. [1-4], 3rd count, is signed: Ioost van Ravelingen.

Pritzel (2nd) | 6624

Signatures: pi² (pi1 recto, pi2 verso blank) *² **⁴ ***⁴ ****⁴ *****⁴ A-2I⁴ (A4, B1, B3, C3, D2, D4, 2D1,2H3, 2I1, 2I3 versos blank) chi² (chi2 verso blank)

Burdet, H. Ouvrages botaniques anciens | 135

Errata: p. 255.

Errors in paging: pages 55, 69, 167, 249, and 253 misnumbered 45, 65, 147, 253, and 257.

Head and tail piece; initials.

Frontispiece portrait of the author, bound to face title page, signed: D. Bailly pinxit., W. Delff sculpsit; other engravings respectively signed: F. Neander and M. van Brouck.

The plates are included in the pagination and printed on the recto only.

Willems, A. Elzevier, | 257.

Rahir, E. Elzevier, | 219.

Arents Tobacco Collection. Tobacco: a catalogue, | 148a.

European Americana, | 626/88.

Text primarily in Latin which some text and words in Greek and German and final poem in Dutch.


Early works to 1800 , Imprint 1626 , Indians of North America , Nicotiana , Physiological effect , Solanaceae , Therapeutic use , Tobacco , Tobacco use

BHL Collections

Missouri Botanical Garden's Materia Medica

Call Number

RM666.T6N42 1626 [#353]




DOI: https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.8110
LCCN: 07019092
OCLC: 7127328


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