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Mohs, Carl Friederich Christian (1825)


Mohs, Carl Friedrich Christian (1825)

Mohs, Carl Friedrich Christian (1825)


Treatise | on | Mineralogy, | or the | Natural History Of The Mineral Kingdom. | By | Frederick Mohs, | Professor In The Mining Academy Of Freiberg. | Translated from the German, with considerable Additions, | by | William Haidinger, F.R.S.E. | Vol. I. [-III.] | Edinburgh: | Printed For Archibald Constable And Co. Edinburgh; | And Hurst, Robinson, And Co. London. | 1825.

Half title: Treatise | On | Mineralogy.

Collation: 3 vols.
Vol 1: 8°: π4 a8 b4 A-2E8 2F4 2G1; [4] [1] ii-xxiv [1] 2-458 p., 15 plates
Vol 2: 8°: π3 A-2F8 2G4; [6] [1] 2-472 p., 35 plates
Vol 3: 8°: π3 A-U8; [6] [1] 2-319 [1] p.

Plates: 50 engraved plates numbered: "VOL. I [II]. I–XV [I-XXXV]" and signed: "W. Miller sc."

Page size: 118 x 195 mm

Binding: contemporary cloth with gilt lettering on spine

Provenance: autograph "Cha: Anderson | May 1825"

Other editions: 1822-24 (original German edition)

References: Schuh 3387

Collection: private collection

Mohs, Carl Friedrich Christian (1825)

Mohs, Carl Friedrich Christian (1825)

Mohs, Carl Friedrich Christian (1825)