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Reise in Brasilien auf befehl Sr. Majestät Maximilian Joseph I., königs von Baiern: in den jahren 1817 bis 1820 gemacht und beschrieben

Creator/Contributor:
Spix, Johann Baptist von, 1781-1826, creator
Martius, Karl Friedrich Philipp von, 1794-1868
Description:
Johann Baptist von Spix chegou ao Brasil em junho de 1817, em companhia de Karl von Martius, na missão científica enviada pelo Grão-Duque da Toscana. Os dois homens de ciência percorreram as Províncias do Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Minas Gerais, Bahia, Maranhão, Pernambuco, Piauí, Pará e Amazonas, realizando trabalhos e observações que interessam à Geografia, Etnografia, à Botânica e à Zoologia.
Place Of Origin:
Germany
München
Publisher:
M. Lindauer
Creation Date:
1823-1831
Extent:
3 v. ; 30 cm. + atlas (41 pl., port., 7 maps ; 72 x 51 cm.)
Language:
German
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Mines and mineral resources--Brazil
Indians of South America--Brazil
Brazil--Description and travel
Places:
Germany--Munich
Notes:
Vols. 2-3. "bearb. und hrsg. von C. F. P. von Martius." v. 2 has imprint: München, I. J. Lentner, 1828; v. 3, München, Bei dem verfasser, Leipzig, In comm. bei F. Fleischer, 1831. Atlas has engr. t.-p.
Attribution:
von Joh. Bapt. von Spix und Carl Friedr. Phil. von Martius.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
F2511 .S75
Repository:
Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
Arnold Arboretum Library (Cambridge), Botany Libraries, Harvard University
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990019224110203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990019224110203941/catalog