Histoire naturelle des poissons d'eau douce de l'Europe centrale


Histoire naturelle des poissons d'eau douce de l'Europe centrale

Related Titles

Related/Analytical: Embryologie

Related/Analytical: Espèces des genres Salmo et Thymallus

Related/Analytical: Salmones

Series: Museum of Comparative Zoology--Biodiversity Heritage Library digitization project


Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873

Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 , inscriber
Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 , Anatomie des Salmones
Dinkel, Joseph, , ill
Minsinger, Sebastian, 1800-1864 , lithographer
Nicolet, Hercule, , lithographer
Sonrel, Antoine , lithographer
Thez, A., , ill
Vogt, Karl Christoph, 1817-1895
Jent & Gassmann, , publisher




Published material

Publication info

Neuch©Øtel, Aux frais de l'auteur, impr. d'O. Petitpierre [etc.], 1839-[45?]


On cover: Tome 1.

On cover of text volume: Tome 1.

The text, intended to form v. 2, was issued in 1845 in v. 3 of M©moires de la Soci©te des sciences naturelles de Neuch©Øtel under title: Anatomie des Salmones, par L. Agassiz & C. Vogt. It was accompa

"En commission chez Jent et Gassmann, libraires, à Soleure"--Cover of text volume.

Tome 2, Anatomie des Salmones par L. Agassiz & C. Vogt, was not issued with this set, but appeared instead in v. 3 of Mémoires de la Société des sciences naturelles de Neuchatel in 1845 (with 18 plates), and was reprinted separately by Wolfrath (with 14 plates) in the same year.

Illustrators include Jos. Dinkel, A. Sonrel, and A. Thez; lithographers include Minsinger and Nicolet.

Collation: text v. Neuchatel : aux frais de l'auteur, impr. d'O. Petitpierre, 1842. [4], vi, 326, [2] p.; atlas v. 1. Planches (Les Salmones). Neuchatel : Aux frais de l'auteur, Institut lithographique de H. Nicolet, 1389 [i.e. 1839]. [6] p., plates 1-17, 1a, 3a, 7a, 10a, 13a, 15a, 1b, 3b, 4b, 17bis (= 27 leaves of plates); atlas v. 2. Embryologie des Salmones par C. Vogt. Neuchatel : Aux frais de l'auteur, Institut lithographique de H. Nicolet, 1842. [14] p., plates 1-7, 1a-7[a] (=14 leaves of plates).

Page 290 of the text v. is misnumbered as 390.

Errata on final p. of text v.

The plates are accompanied by blank tissue guard-sheets.

Contents: Text v. -- atlas v. 1 (i.e. 1re livr., Les Salmones; also known as: Espèces des genres Salmo et Thymallus) -- atlas v. 2 (i.e. 2e livr., Embryologie des Salmones).

Engelmann, W. Bib. historico-naturalis, | I, p. 431

Nissen, C. Zoologische Buchillustration, | I, 48

The plates are interleaved with descriptive letterpress text in French, German and English.


Anatomy , Embryology , Europe, Central , Fishes , Freshwater fishes , Salmon , Salmonidae

Call Number

QL639 .A2




DOI: https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.5774
LCCN: https://lccn.loc.gov/08021659
LCCN: https://lccn.loc.gov/08021659
OCLC: 14586627


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