Pichler, Adolph von; Beitrage zur Geognosie Tirols. Innsbruck, 1859. Octavo, pp. viii, 232, folded colored map "Geognostiche Karte der Innsbrucker Gegend", and 30 profiles on one folded sheet.
The book is in a contemporary calf over marbled boards, gilt spine panels. Lower spine edge repaired with matching calf, blind stamp on tp, very minor foxing to map. In very good condition. Rare.
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An Austrian stratigrapher and mineralogist at the Univ. of Innsbruck, Pichler (1819-1900) is best known for his studies of the Tirols. The above study is one of the earlier studies of the region around Innsbruck.