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At head of title: Une Grande Famille de Savants. 8vo. 208 pp. Plates, illus. Original printed wrappers. Fine. RARE. Relates to the family that brought Alexandre Brongniart (1770-1847), the French chemist, mineralogist and zoologist â€“ who was also the director of the famous Sevres porcelain factory. His father was the noted architect Alexandre-Theodore Brongniart (1739-1813). Alexandre's son was botanist Adolphe-Theodore Brongniart (1801-1876) â€“ he became known as the "father of paleobotany" and a recipient of the Wollaston Medal in science.
Title: Les Brongniart.
Publisher: Paris:, G. Rapilly et Fils, 1940.: 1940
lbs: 3.00 lbs
Seller ID: RH1606