4°. (12) 273, V, 16, 28 Bl., 28 Tafeln/plates. Schlichter Halbleinwand-Einband der Zeit mit handschriftlichem Rückenschild.


Aus den einleitenden Bemerkungen - "Inroductory remarks": "The following contributions to the palaeontology of Brasil are the results of studies of Cretaceous invertebrate fossils which have been sent to me for study and publications, by the Director of the Brasilian National Museum at Rio de Janeiro. These fossils are part of the collections which were made by the Brasilian Geological Survey, under the direction of the late Professor Ch. Fred. Hartt. Upon the death of Professor Hartt, and the consequent dissolution of the survey, its interest, including the charge and arrangement of the collections, fell into the hands Mr. Orville A. Derby,..." Der Tafelanhang enthält auf 28 lithographischen Tafeln 430 Objekte.


Einband berieben und etwas fleckig, alter Bibliotheks-Stempel, letzte Tafel feuchtigkeitsrandig, sonst innen gut erhalten. / Contemporary half cloth with handwritten title to spine. Some rubbing and slight staining. Old library-stamp, last plate dampstain