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Wulfen, Franz Xavier (1793)


Wulfen, Franz Xavier (1793)


Wulfen, Franz Xavier (1793)


Xavier Wulfens | Abhandlung | vom | kärnthenschen pfauenschweifigen Helmintholith | oder | dem sogenannten | opalisirenden Muschelmarmor. | Der | königlich preussischen Gesellschaft naturforschender Freunde in Berlin | gewidmet. | [rule] | [rule] | Erlangen | bey Johann Jakob Palm. | 1793.

Collation: 4°: π1 A-O4 P-Q3 n1; [2] [1] 2-124 [2] p., 1 folded map + 32 plates

Plates: 32 handcolored plates numbered "Tab. I - XXXII"; no. 1-6 signed: "J.(or Joseph) Melling pinx. " and "V(al). Bischoff. ex.", no. 8: "I. Melling pinx." and "Iac. Sturm sc.", no. 24-27, 29-32: "J. Melling pinx.", no. 28: "I. Melling pinx."

Page size: approx. 218 x 262 mm (uncut)

Binding: marbled boards with gilt lettering on red spine label

Provenance: owner stamp "Felix Cornu"

Other editions: none

References: Partsch-Katalog 1955

Collection: Simone & Peter Huber


Wulfen, Franz Xavier (1793)


Wulfen, Franz Xavier (1793)


Wulfen, Franz Xavier (1793)


Wulfen, Franz Xavier (1793)


Wulfen, Franz Xavier (1793)