Sale: 366 / Rare Books including Marine Art, May 17./18. 2010 in Hamburg Lot 244

 
Friedrich Albert Schmidt - Mineralienbuch 1850

244
Friedrich Albert Schmidt
Mineralienbuch 1850
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 220
Sold:
€ 264 / $ 290

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Schmidt, F. A., Mineralienbuch, oder allgemeine und besondere Beschreibung der Mineralien. With 44 color lithogr. plates and numerous small geometric illustrations. Stuttgart, Hoffmann 1850. Plain 20th century half cloth. Large 8vo. 2 ll., 184 pp.

First edition of the nice monography on minerals. - Each plate with delicately colored illustrations of minerals, partly heightened with micacious dust. - Slightly browned and stained all the way through. Edgeworn.

244
Friedrich Albert Schmidt
Mineralienbuch 1850
Estimate:
€ 200 / $ 220
Sold:
€ 264 / $ 290

(incl. 20% surcharge)