Beiträge zur chorographischen Kenntnis des Flussgebiets der Innerste in den Fürstenthümern Grubenhagen und Hildesheim mit...
Two fine & large folding lithographed plates (one with cont. coloring) & two folding printed tables. xxix, 368 pp., one leaf of errata; x, 368 pp., one leaf of errata. Two vols. 8vo, cont. fine blue calf bound in the Romantic style, sides gilt, flat spines gilt, a.e.g. Göttingen: 1822.
First edition and a beautifully bound set of this ecological classic. Meyer (1782-1856), was a German botanist in Göttingen and physiographer of the Kingdom of Hanover. The present work is “one of the earliest phytosociological and ecological treatises.”–Stafleu & Cowan 5931.
The large handcolored lithographed plate depicts soil profiles from... More