Histoire des végétaux fossiles, ou, Recherches botaniques et géologiques sur les végétaux renfermés dans les diverses couches du globe /
printer of plates.
E.J. Bailly (Firm),
Imprimerie de Fain,
Thierry frères (Firm),
A Paris et a Amsterdam :
Chez G. Dufour et Ed. d'Ocagne ...,
"The book was never finished. The original plan was to publish two volumes with 160 plates each, to be published in 24 fascicles. Publication was discontinued, however, after the 15th fascicle (number
Text printed by Fain and E.-J. Bailly.
The plates are signed by the illustrators (Brongniart; Courtin; Meunier; and Riocreux); the engraver Vielle; the lithographers ve. Noel and Thierry Frérès; and Houbloup, as printer of plates.
Tome II has imprint: A Paris : Crochard et compie ..., 1837.
Plate numbering, t. 1, slightly irregular: 2 plates numbered 34 but no plate 36; numbers 9 bis, 37 bis, 61 bis, 82A, and 82B inserted in the sequence 1-166.
Of t. II only the first livraison (p. 1-72, and leaves of plates numbered 1-30) was published.
"Brongniart's Histoire des végétaux fossiles," by F.A. Stafleu, Taxon, | v. 15, no. 8 (1966): 320-324
Dibner Library. Heralds of Science (1980 ed.), | 95