Reisch, Gregor (1467-1525)
MARGARITA PHILOSOPHICA. FREIBURG IM BREISGAU: JOHANN SCHOTT, 1503
FIRST EDITION, 4to (207 x 150mm.), woodcut title-page, woodcut initials and illustrations, 2 folding woodcut plates, woodcut music (some in hufnagelschrift), folding woodcut map, woodcut printer's device on final verso, without final blank leaf, later vellum, a few small wormholes at beginning and end, small section at fore-edge of title-page excised, plates repaired along folds, map damaged and laid down (supplied from another copy)
Colloredo, stamp at foot of title-page; bought from Hans-Horst Koch, Berlin, 1997
The Colloredos were a princely family of Austria, based in the castle of Opočno (Bohemia).
Tomash & Williams R66; Benzing-Müller II, p.71 no. 7; RISM B VI, 694; Shirley, Mapping of the World 22 (1); USTC 675099; VD16 R1033