Notes: A popular introduction to fossils in German, by one of the founders of paleobiology.
643 pages, with more than 500 illustrations in the text.
Edition + Condition: First edition. A very good copy bound in marbled paper-covered boards with a cloth spine; original wrappers not preserved. Inscribed by Abel to Eduard Uhlenhuth, a professor of anatomy at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. With Uhlenhuth's bookplate with a vignette illustration of a man looking through a microscope.
Publication: Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer, 1922.
Item No: #307977