Lecture super arboribus consanguineitatis et affinitatis.... Vienna: Hieronymus Vietor and Johann Singriener, by Leonhard and Lucas Alantsee, February 1, 1513. 4to (218 x 158 mm). a-d6 e-g4. Text in single column with gloss surround. Title in woodcut architectural surround. 6 full-page woodcuts of genealogical trees by HANS BALDUNG GRIEN, smaller woodcut diagrams. Woodcut printer's mark at colophon. Large armorial woodcut on g4v. Modern boards. Provenance: extensive and minute marginalia in two early hands, including some interlineal annotations and a manuscript diagram.
Popular medieval guide to blood relationship, this edition includes a German-Latin vocabulary. It also includes the striking genealogical trees which are Hans Baldung Grien's first book illustrations (first published in the 1505 Nuremberg edition).
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