Author Reuss, A. E. Ritter von and A. Manzoni Die fossilen Bryozoen des österreichisch-ungarischen Miocäns. I. Abtheilung. Salicornaridea, Cellularidea, Membraniporidea. [AND] Briozoi fossili del Miocene d'Austria ed Ungheria. II. Parte. Celleporidea, Escharidea, Vincularidea, Selenaridea. [AND] Parte. III. Crisidea, Idmoneidea, Entalophoridea, Tubuliporidea, Diastoporidea, Cerioporidea.
Published 1873
Item ID 20998
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Wien, Kaiserliche Akademie der Wissenschaften (Karl Gerold's Sohn), 1873-1877. 4to (30.7 x 24.2 cm). 103 [50; 30; 24] pp., 46 [12; 16; 18] fine, lithographed plates. Later marbled wrappers. Original wrappers to each part bound in. A rare work, started by the Austrian palaeontologist August Emanuel Rudolf von Reuss (1811-1873) in German, but continued and completed after his death by the Italian palaeontologist Angelo Manzoni (1842-1908) in Italian. Published in the Academy's "Denkschriften", and seldom found complete. The wrappers to parts II and III have printed text. Some light, mostly marginal foxing on the plates. Otherwise a very good, complete set. Nissen ZBI, 3371. A rare complete set