Oryktographia Jenensis; sive, fossilium et mineralium in agro Jenensi brevissima descriptio : in qua de situ & natura agri, aëris salubritate, aquis curiosis & medicamentosis, terris medicis & mechanicis, lapidibus & figuratis, tam ex naturæ lusu, quam petrificatione, salibus & metallis, brevissime agitur. Johann Heinrich SCHUTTE.
Oryktographia Jenensis; sive, fossilium et mineralium in agro Jenensi brevissima descriptio : in qua de situ & natura agri, aëris salubritate, aquis curiosis & medicamentosis, terris medicis & mechanicis, lapidibus & figuratis, tam ex naturæ lusu, quam petrificatione, salibus & metallis, brevissime agitur.
Oryktographia Jenensis; sive, fossilium et mineralium in agro Jenensi brevissima descriptio : in qua de situ & natura agri, aëris salubritate, aquis curiosis & medicamentosis, terris medicis & mechanicis, lapidibus & figuratis, tam ex naturæ lusu, quam petrificatione, salibus & metallis, brevissime agitur.

Oryktographia Jenensis; sive, fossilium et mineralium in agro Jenensi brevissima descriptio : in qua de situ & natura agri, aëris salubritate, aquis curiosis & medicamentosis, terris medicis & mechanicis, lapidibus & figuratis, tam ex naturæ lusu, quam petrificatione, salibus & metallis, brevissime agitur.

Leipzig, Wolschendorf, 1720. ____ Première édition. Une description des fossiles et des minéraux dans la région de Iena. Illustré par un portrait et deux planches dépliantes. Exemplaire sans la dédicace à Johann de Saxe (2 feuillets) que l'on trouve dans certains exemplaires mais pas dans tous (par exemple celui de la bibliothèque des Fontaine à Chantilly ne la contient pas). *-------* Rare. "Oryktographia Jenensis" describes the minerals and fossils found around the city of Jena in eastern Germany. The text is divided into chapters with each describing various mineral and fossil groupings found around the area. Included are fossils and stones shaped like plants and animals, Lustæ Naturæ ('sports of nature'), various metallic ores including gold and silver, medicinal waters and earths, figured stones, petrifications, and salts. Appended at the end is a letter from Schütte to Georg Wolffgang Wendel on the subject of the wine of Jena. Copy without the dedication to Johann I of Saxony (2 leaves) found in some copies, but not always (for exemple copy of bibliothèque des Fontaine à Chantilly has not). ______ Format : In-12. Collation : (10), 110, (2) pp. 2 planches h.-t. Reliure : Demi-chagrin, dos à nerfs orné. (Reliure du XIXe.). Item #15742

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