<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

IIIF Actions
Hernández, Francisco, 1517-1587

Rerum medicarum Nouæ Hispaniæ thesaurus, seu, Plantarum animalium mineralium mexicanorum historia / ex Francisci Hernandez Noui Orbis medici primarij relationibus in ipsa mexicana vrbe conscriptis a Nardo Antonio Reccho ... collecta ac in ordinem digesta ; à Ioanne Terrentio ... notis illustrata ... ; quibus iam excussis accessere demum alia quor[um] omnium synopsis sequenti pagina ponitur ; opus duobus voluminibus diuisum ...

Additional Title(s):

Rerum medicarum Novæ Hispaniæ thesaurus

Romæ ... : Ex typographeio Vitalis Mascardi, 1651.
Physical Description:
1090 p. in various pagings : ill. ; 35 cm. (fol.)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QH107 H54 1651+ Oversize
View by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
British Art Center copy does not have the printed t.p.
Engraved t.p.; many copies have printed t.p.: Nova plantarum, animalium et mineralium mexicanorum historia / a Francisco Hernandez ...
To the main work has been added, without t.p. but with separate paging: Historiae animalium et mineralium Novae Hispaniae ... / Francisco Fernandez [i.e. Hernandez] ... authore.
Full extent: [16], 918, [2], 919-950, [22], 90, [6] p. The pages between p. 918 and 919 are numbered "Append. ad pag. 917" and "Append. ad pag. 918."
Decorated initials and borders throughout text.
Errata on p. [31] and [34] on 5th group and on the last page.
Includes indexes.
Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, 31516
Catalogue of the John Carter Brown Library, v.2, pt.2, p. 409-410
Hunt 247
Nissen. Bot. 861
Pritzel, G.A. Thesaurus literaturae botanicae omnium gentium (1872-1877 edition), 4000
Subject Terms:
Mascardi, Vitalis -- Printer.
Materia medica -- Mexico.
Natural history -- Mexico.
Recchi, Nardo Antonio.
Terentius, Joannes, 1576-1630.
Faber, Johannes, 1574-1629.
Colonna, Fabio, 1567-1650.
Cesi, Federico, 1585-1630.
Hernández, Francisco, 1514-1587. Historiae animalium et mineralium Novae Hispaniae.

If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.