F. Zisska & R. Kistner (Munich)
Auktion 12/I: Von Kepler bis Einstein: exakte Naturwissenschaften, Technik und Handwerk, Bergbau und Mineralogie (catalogue for an auction conducted by F. Zisska & R. Kistner, Munich, 24-25 October 1988)
Munich, F. Zisska & R. Kistner, 1988
(27 cm), (4) 217 (3) pp., frontispiece, 34 plates. 1568 lots. List of prices realised loosely inserted (parts I-III, lots 1-6894). Publisher’s printed wrappers. - “The most important [sale of scientific books] in Germany since the war, and a sale more varied and richer than any of the Andrade, Horblit, Schmied or Stanitz auctions” (from a saleroom report by “Anatole Braun”, in ABMR, September 1988, pp.351-353). “Many years ago I saw some of these books on Austrian shelves” (”Anatole Braun”, in ABMR, January 1989, pp.32-33). ¶ Annotated copy, partly priced.