Small 4to. xii, , 85, [1 blank], 86, 86a, 87-166 pp. Index, errata, 2 hand-colored plates. Full modern brown calf, gilt-ruled covers, raised bands, gilt spine, marbled end-leaves. Ex library rubber stamps. FINE COPY IN A VERY HANDSOME BINDING. SECOND EDITION. This work summarizes Henri Struve's method for classifying minerals based on the work of Professor Werner. Includes two brightly colored hand-colored plates showing primary mineral colors. Henri Struve studied in Lausanne and Tubingen and became professor of physics and chemistry in the Academy of Lausanne in 1799. In 1802 Struve succeeded F. S. Wild as overseer of mines in Canton Vaud. Gascoigne 9127.1; Hoover Collection 769 (1st ed., Lausanne, Aux pedens de l'Auteur, & se vend chez Lacombe & Compagnie, 1797); Poggendorf, II, col. 1034; Ward & Carozzi, Geology emerging, 2129 (1st ed.). Bookseller Inventory # S9681
Title: Methode analytique des fossiles, fondee sur ...
Publisher: Chez C. Pougens [&] Durand, 1798.
Publication Date: 1798
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Pranava Books, 2018. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from 1799 edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Language: fre 204 pages. Seller Inventory # 100152838174