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Tobias Conrad Hoppe
HOPPE, Tobias Conrad.

HOPPE, Tobias Conrad.
(1697 - 1778)

(Born: Nordhausen, Germany, 12 May 1697; Died: Gera, Germany, 9 December 1778) German apothecary.

Hoppe was educated at the Gymnasium in Arnstädt. About 1745 he established with a brother an apothecary shop in Gera, that operated for more than 40 years.

Biographical references: Deutsche Apotheker Biographie Supplement I: p. 202-3. Hundt, R., "Tobias Conrad Hoppe. Ein Geraer Geologe aus dem 18 Jahrhundert," Beträge Geschel. der Stadt Gera, Gera, 1937, p. 406-14. Meusel, Verstorbenen Teutschen Schrifsteller, 1802-16: 6, 106. Pritzel, Thesaurus Literaturæ Botanicæ, 1871-3: p. 150.

1. German, 1745.
Kurtze Beschreibung versteinerter Grypliten, dass solche zurückgebliehene Zeugen der allgemeinen Sündfluth sind, nebst anderer Fossilien so hier in Gera befindlich sind ... Gera, 1745.

4°: [8], 28 p.

Very scarce. LKG: XVII 145. First edition.

Bibliographical references: LKG: XVII 145.

2. German, 1748.
Bericht von dem ohnlängst in Chursächsischen Landen entdeckten Filtrir-Steine ... In einem Sendschreiben ... Leipzig, 1748.

4°: 8 p. Very rare.

Bibliographical references: BL [B.397.(18.)]. LKG: XIV 194 & XVI 394. NUC [no copy listed].

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