BOTANISCHE GEOGRAPHIE ANTIQUE PRINT PLANTS IN AMERICA VON HUMBOLDT BLACK 1840
Title: Physical Geography.
Humboldt’s distribution of plants in Equinoctial America, according to elevation above the level of the Sea. Publisher: Adam & Charles Black Edinburgh in General Atlas Of The World.
Friedrich Wilhelm Heinrich Alexander von was a Prussian geographer, naturalist and explorer, and the younger brother of the Prussian minister, philosopher and linguist Wilhelm von Humboldt (1767–1835). Humboldt's quantitative work on botanical geography laid the foundation for the field of biogeography. Attractive hand colored print, showing plants growing at various elevations.
ORIGINAL ANTIQUE PRINT, HAND COLORED. Engraving is Absolutely Guaranteed authentic original map. A Certificate of Authenticity will be on request forwarded for each individual map or print. Size: Leaf app.: 44 x 32 cm. 17.25 x 12.25 inches. Image app.: 36.5 x 25.5 cm. 14.25 x 10 inches. Condition: Overall very good.