ALBINUS, Bernard Siegfried (1697-1770). Explicatio tabularum anatomicarum Bartholomaei Eustachii. Leiden: Johann and Hermann Verbeek, 1761.
Folio (435 x 270 mm). Half-title, title printed in red and black with engraved vignette, 47 plates with duplicates in outline (totaling 89). (Lacking engraved frontispiece, a few plates disbound, some minor spotting or soiling.) Contemporary boards, modern leather rebacking (some overall wear to boards). Second edition. Eustachius finished his copper plates in 1552, but only a few were published in his lifetime. The plates were rediscovered and published in full in the first edition (Rome, 1714).
Estimate $ 600-800
Provenance: H.W.T. Seemoller (signature on title, signature dated 1832); Fr. Michaelsen (signature dated 1842); Maday Pista (stamp on flyleaf and verso of title); four other illegible signatures, three dated (1932, 1947, and 1956).