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Title

Historia naturalis ranarum nostratium : in qua omnes earum proprietates, praesertim quae ad generationem ipsarum pertinent, fusius enarrantur

Title Variants

Alternative: Historie der Frösche

Translated: Natürliche Historie der Frösche hiesigen Landes

By

Rösel von Rosenhof, August Johann, 1705-1759

Haller, Albrecht von, 1708-1777
Fleischmann, Johann Joseph, active 1744-1776 , printer
Tyroff, Martin, 1704- , engraver
Preissler, Johann Justin, 1698-1771 , ill
Harrich, Christoph, , ill
Heumann, Georg Daniel, 1691-1759 , engraver
Mechel, Christian von, 1737-1817 , engraver
Joninger, J. A., , engraver

Type

Book

Material

Published material

Publication info

Nürnberg :gedrucht bey Johann Joseph Fleischmann,1758.

Notes

Arranged in seven sections.

Issued with the numbered plates appearing in both hand-colored and uncolored versions. An unnumbered, hand-colored plate bound in after the title leaf, featuring frogs and other creatures frolicking in front of an inscribed marble fragment reading "Admiranda tibi levium spectacula rerum" (excerpted from Vergil's Georgics, book 4), was designed by Rösel and engraved by Tyroff. The plates were designed and engraved by Rösel.

The engraved head-pieces were designed by Rösel, Preissler, and Harrich, and engraved by Heuman, Tyroff, Rösel, Mechel, and Joninger.

Signatures: )(²-2)(² a⁴ A-2F².

Errata: p. [36], and p. [1] (4th group).

Nissen, C. Zoologische Buchillustration, | 3464

Latin and German in parallel columns.

Subjects

1758 , Anura , Early works to 1800 , Engravings , Errata lists (Printing) , Frogs , Germany , Hand coloring , Nuremberg , Pictorial works

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Call Number

QL668.E2 R63 1758

Language

Latin

Identifiers

OCLC: 7042854

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.149946

 

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