Georg Adolf Suckow - Anfangsgründe der Mineralogie - 1790

Description
Georg Adolf Suckow - Anfangsgründe der Mineralogie - 1790
Geology - Quantity: 1 - Book

This title, "Anfangsgründe der Mineralogie" is a rare find, as the book Leipzig, In der Weidmannischen Buchhandlung, 1790.

Octavo: XVI + 448 pages.

Half calf with polished spines (restored): lovely condition although the marbled boards are a little worn,

Suckow (1751, Jena – 13 March 1813, Heidelberg) was a German physicist, chemist, mineralogist, mining engineer and naturalist. He was a professor of physics, chemistry, and natural history at the University of Heidelberg. He wrote many books and articles on chemistry, botany, zoology and mineralogy. From 1808 he was a Member of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities.

This is a clear and wide-ranging statement of late 18th century mineralogy.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Geology
Author/ Illustrator
Georg Adolf Suckow
Book Title
Anfangsgründe der Mineralogie
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1790
Edition
1st Edition
Language
German
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Leipzig, In der Weidmannischen Buchhandlung
Binding/ Material
Half leather
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