Kopenhagen und Hamburg: Verlegts Gabriel Christians Rothens Wittwe et al. 1765. First Edition. Paperback. Quarto (4to). Very good- condition. Item #015789
232 pages of text. Blue thick paperback binding; original to the book but heavily worn, soiled, stained, and with chips and creases. Illustrated with 15 of 17 folding plates, lacking plates numbered I and II. A untrimmed copy, measuring 25 cm (height). There is a previous owner's stamp and a few markings on the title page. Minor staining to the bottom edge of the text, quite minimal except for the final 20 pages have heavier staining. The uncolored plates are not affected and remain clean and bright. The German translation of part two of the first volume of the Danish edition "Den danske Atlas; First German edition. The plates correspond nearly exactly to plates XIV-XXX of the Danish edition, but they have all been re-engraved and are signed "I. Haas sc." in the plate. Natural History; Paleontology; Denmark.