LOT 1210
SOLD €200,00

[Java] Java. Seine Gestalt, Pflanzendecke und innere Bauart

Von Franz Junghuhn. Nach der zweiten, verbesserten Auflage des holländischen Originals in's Deutsche übertragen von J.K. Hasskarl. Zweite Ausgabe. Leipzig, Arnoldische Buchhandlung, 1857, 3 vols., VI,483,(1); XII,964; X,316 p., with folding chromolitho, many folding lithographic profiles and maps of mountains and volcanoes, illustrations in the text, contemporary uniform gilt half leather, large 8vo.

Former library copy with 9 chromolithos missing. Volume 1 has a damaged spine strip and is waterstained, all volumes with library stamps. Sold w.a.f. Rare German edition of a standard on Java, the first Dutch edition of which appeared in episodes from 1849 to 1854 titled "Java, deszelfs gedaante, bekleeding en inwendige structuur" (from episode 11 titled "Java zijne gedaante, zijn plantentooi en inwendige bouw"). Our edition is a translation of the second Dutch edition (1843-1854).

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