Biology, Illustrated, Reference works - Quantity: 1
|Publication year oldest item:||1828|
|Author/ Illustrator:||Gottlieb Tobias Wilhelm|
|Book Title:||Unterhaltungen über den menschen|
|Number of Books:||1|
|Publisher:||Augsburg, Schlossers Buch und Kunsthandlung|
|Binding/ Material:||Half leather|
|Subject:||Biology, Illustrated, Reference works|
Gottlieb Tobias Wilhelm - Unterhaltungen aus der Naturgeschichte. Vierzehnter band. 1829/ Unterhaltungen über den menschen. 1828 - Augsburg, Schlossers Buch und Kunsthandlung, 1828/1829 - First and only edition - Neue Ausgabe - (12) + 488 + 60 illustrations - Original half leather binding, spine with gold print and title labels - 18 x 12 cm.
In very good condition. Nice, original binding. Very sturdy and decent block. Very neat, fresh and white paper (also the illustrations, only the title page has some light browning). The photos are a bit dark because of dawn, the paper is white in reality. Contains 60 copper engravings.
First edition. Very rare and valuable natural-historical work of sublime beauty.
Contains no less than 60 magnificent and largely coloured copper engravings (numbered) on quality, thick paper.
All very neat, white, clean and fresh. Incredibly nice illustrations with gorgeous colouration.
Very rare and sought-after book. A must-have for serious collectors of natural history.
Please look at the photos of the copper engravings and convince yourself.
Gottlieb Tobias Wilhelm (1758-1822) was a Bavarian minister and nature researcher in Augsburg.
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