Amœnitatum exoticarum politico-physico-medicarum fasciculi V : quibus continentur variæ relationes, observationes & descriptiones rerum Persicarum & ulterioris Asiæ : multâ attentione in peregrinationibus per universum orientem collectæ

Kaempfer, Engelbert, 1651-1716

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Notes

  • Includes index.
  • Head-pieces; initials; title vignette; engraved and woodcut illustrations.
  • Added engraved title page signed: D. Marot inv., T. Gole sculp.; many of the engraved plates are signed: F.W. Brandshagen.
  • "Inscriptio Persepolitana"--Plate facing p. 332.
  • "Tabula hydrographica Sinus Persici"--Plate facing p. 764.
  • Includes errata (p. [30]-[32], last count).
  • Nissen, C. Botanische Buchillustration (2. Aufl.), 1018.
  • Garrison-Morton (5th ed.), 6374.11
  • Pritzel (2nd ed.), 4564
  • Also available on microform.

Contents

  • I. Relationes de aulæ Persicæ statu hodierno -- II. Relationes & observationes historico-physicas de rebus variis -- III. Observationes physico-medicas curiosas -- IV. Relationes botanico-historicas de Palma dactylifera, in Perside crescente -- V. Plantarum japonicarum, quas regnum peragranti solum natale conspiciendas objecit, nomina & characteres sinicos; intermixtis, pro specimine, quarundam plenis descriptionibus, unà cum iconibus
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