Pfaff, Friedrich (1860)
Grundriss | der | Mineralogie |von | Dr. Friedrich Pfaff, | a.o. Professor an der Universität Erlangen. | [ornate rule] | Nördlingen. | Druck und Verlag der C.H. Beck'schen Buchhandlung. | 1860.
8°:  iv-xii  2-293  p., 9 plates
9 unsigned folding lithographic plates numbered: "Taf. 1 - 9 "
140 x 213 mm
contemporary boards (worn) with paper label bearing the name of the author, half of the spine is missing
The author's own copy with his name autographed on the front flyleaf. From page 94 onward (which is the part on the classification and description of minerals), the present copy is interleaved with blank leaves. The author apparently used this as a working copy and introduced several autographed notes on the extra leaves
Collection: private collection