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Cryptomenytices et cryptographiae libri IX

Lüneberg: Johann and Heinrich Stern, 1624


Inscription by original owner [?] on front pastedown "Ex donatione authoris principis Augusti Luneb m decemb 9 ao 1624"; Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922; inscr. on front flyleaf "H.G. Curtis Boston"); his widow, by whom bequeathed to the MFA, 1927, received October 10, 1940.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis in memory of her husband Horatio Greenough Curtis


Place of Publication

Lüneberg, Germany

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 270; VD17 23:285820R

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with engraved title, two engravings, and numerous woodcut and typographic diagrams


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books