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KUMELSKI, Norbert Alfons.

(1802 – 1853)

(Born: Volhynia District, Poland, 6 June 1802; Died: 1853) Polish mineralogist.

Kumelski completed his studies at the Mathematic-Physical and Medical Faculty of the Wilno University. From 1829 to 1833 he studied in Germany and Austria, then he moved to Warsaw not later than in 1841.

Biographical references: Herbarz Polski, 1855-1862. Orgelbranda, Encyklopedia Powszechna, 1898-1912. PBA: Polskie Archiwum Biograficzne: I 277, 390-403. Polski Slownik Biograficzny. WBI.

Krótki Wykład Mineralogii, 1825

1. Polish, 1825-6.
Krótki Wykład | Mineralogii | Podług Zasad | Wernera | Przez | Norbrerta Alfonsa Kumelskiego. | [ornate rule] | Część Pierwsza. | [rule] Z trzema tablicami. | [rule] | [ornate rule] | w Wilnie | Nakładem I Drukzęm A. Mancinowzegego. | [ornate rule] | 1825.

2 parts. [Part 1: 1825] 8°: 56 p., 4 plates. [Part 2: 1826] 8°: 311 p.

Very rare. Kumelski wrote and published his Krótki Wykład Mineralogii(Short Course in Mineralogy) in two parts. He based the text on the published work of Werner.

Bibliographical references: Internet search. NUC [no copy listed].

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