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Carl Friedrich Wilhelm Schall
SCHALL, Carl Friedrich Wilhelm.

SCHALL, Carl Friedrich Wilhelm.

Oryktologische Bibliothek, 1787

1. German, 1787 [First edition].
Oryktologische | Bibliothek | nach | geographischer Ordnung | gesamlet und herausgegeben | von | Carl Friedrich Wilhelm Schall. | [ornate rule] | Nebst | einer Vorrede | von | Herrn Joh. Carl Wilh. Voigt. | Fürst. S. Weimarischen Berg=Sekretair. | [rule] | Weimar | bey C.L. Hoffmans sel. Wittwe und Erben | 1787.

8°: [18], [1]-286 p.

Rare. Johann Karl Wilhelm Voigt wrote the forward to this work which lists approxiamately 1650 titles related to mineralogy, paleontology and geology. The first section concerns general works, and the second lists books and articles by geographical area, i.e. Germany (subdivided by province), France, England, Russia, Asia, Africa, America, the polar regions, etc.

Bibliographical references: Agassiz, Bibliographia Geologiæ, 1848-54: 4, p. 257. BL [972.h.32.]. LKG: I 15. NUC [no copy listed].

2. German, 1789 [2nd edition].
Anleitung zur Kenntniß | der | besten Bücher | in der | Mineralogie und physikalischen | Erdbeschreibung, | nach | chronologischer und geographischer Ordnung | gesammelt und herausgegeben | von | Carl Friedrich Wilhelm Schall. | [rule] | Nebst | einer Vorrede | von | Herrn Joh. Carl Wilh. Voigt. | [rule] | Zweyte vermehrte Ausgabe. | [rule] | Weimar. 1789. | bey C.S. Hoffmanns Wittwe und Erben.

8°: [18], [1]-286, [14] p.

Very scarce. A title page edition from the previous issue. The forward is by Johann Karl Wilhelm Voigt.

Bibliographical references: BL [957.e.12.]. LKG: I 16a. NUC: 524, 73 [NS 0181967]. Petzholdt, Bibliotheca Bibliographica, 1866: p. 567.

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