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Sanuel G. Benzelstierna Hermelin
HERMELIN, Samuel Gustaf Benzelstierna, Friherre.

HERMELIN, Samuel Gustaf Benzelstierna, Friherre.
(1744 - 1820)

(Born: 4 April 1744; Died: Stockholm, Sweden, 4 March 1820) Swedish cartographer.

Biographical references: Svenskt Biografiskt Handlexikon: 1, 489.

1. Swedish, 1804 [First edition].
Försök till Mineral Historia öfver Lappmarken och Vesterbotten. Stockholm, Tryckt hos Carl Delén, 1804.

4°: [2], 70 p., 3 plates.

Very scarce. Also contained in Hemerlin's Försök till beskrifning öfver Lappmarken (1810).

Bibliographical references: LKG: XIV 812.

2. German, 1813 [German transl.].
Freyherrn S.G. Hermelin's | Königl. Schwed. Bergraths, | Minerographie | von | Lapland und Westbothnien, | nebst | einem Auszuge | aus | Wahlenberg's Topographie von | Kemi-Lappmark. | [rule] | Aus dem Schwedischen | mit einigen Anmerkungen | von | Johann Georg Luduolph Blumhof, | [...3 lines of titles and memberships...] | [tapered rule] | Mit drey Kupfertafeln. | [tapered rule] | Freyberg, 1813. | bey Craz und Gerlach.

8°: A-L8 M2 χ1; 91l.; [i]-x, [11]-179, [3] p., 3 folded plates.

Contents: [i-ii], Title page, verso blank.; [iii], Dedication to "Herrn Professor Hausmann".; [iv], Blank.; [v]-x, Translators forword signed "Ludwigshütte, bey Biedenkopf, im August 1812. I.G.L. Blumhof."; [11]-152, Text by Hermelin.; [153]-179, Text by Wahlberg [sic!].; [1 pg], Editors advertisement.; [2 pgs], Errata and corrigenda.

Very scarce. Translation by Johann Georg Ludolph Blumhof of S. G. Hermelins Försök till mineralhistoria öfver Lappmarken och Vesterbotten and G. Wahlenbergs Geografisk och economisk beskrifning om Kemi Lappmarken both (Stockholm, 1804). \JKjellman

Bibliographical references: LKG: XIV 812.

3. Swedish, 1806.
Special Kartor och Ritningar till Beskrifning öfver Sverige. Stockholm, 1806.

8°:

Very scarce. Maps of Sweden, including four petrographic maps.

Bibliographical references: LKG: XIV 810*.

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