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E. Joukowsky


Swiss mineralogist.

Joukowsky was an assistant in geology and mineralogy at the Museum of Natural History in Geneve.

Catalogue, 1912

1. French, 1912 [Collection catalog].
Muséum D'Histoire Naturelle De Genève | [rule] | Catalogue Général | Des | Minéraux | Pour Servir De | Guide Dans La Collection Minéralogique | Par | E. Joukowsky | [...2 lines of titles and memberships...] | Genève | En commission chez Georg & Cie, libraires | Maison à Bâle et Lyon. | [rule] | 1912.

8°: [i]-xv, [1], [1]-238 p. Page size: 226 x 142 mm.

Contents: [i-ii], Half title page, "Catalogue Général | Des Minéraux," verso blank.; [iii-iv], Title page, verso "Genève | Imprimerie Albert Kündig."; [v]-xi, "Introduction."; [xii], Blank.; [xiii]-xv, "Table Des Matières."; [1 pg], Blank.; [1]-216, Text.; [217]-238, "Index."

Very scarce. A collection catalog listing the species together with their chemical formulas contained in the mineral collection of the Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle in Genève. Arrangement of the text is according to the chemical composition of the minerals, and follows the system proposed by Dana. Unfortunately, the introduction does not give any information about the history of the collection.

Bibliographical references: BL. NUC.

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