Voyage Autour Du Monde Entrepris Par Ordre Du Gouvernement Sur La Corvette La Coquille (Two Volumes)

By: Lesson, P.

Price: $1,000.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good+


Published in 1838 and 1839. 510 pages, plus 18 plates, of which one is folding and four are hand colored & 547 pages, plus 22 plates of which one is folding and fourteen are hand colored. Original, or contemporary covers with leather spine covers and marbled paper over boards. Gilt lettering and decoration remains fairly good, though faded. Covers are rubbed and show some scuffs, and a few chips and tears. Marbled end leaves remain clean. There is a one inch closed fold tear in folding plate of Volume I. Scattered light foxing and occasional offsetting, though contents are generally clean and plates are good. Volumes remain tight.

Title: Voyage Autour Du Monde Entrepris Par Ordre Du Gouvernement Sur La Corvette La Coquille (Two Volumes)

Author Name: Lesson, P.

Categories: Plate Books, Natural History, Ornithology, South America, EC,

Publisher: Paris, P. Pourrat Freres:

Binding: Quarter Leather

Book Condition: Good+

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: sm 4to

Seller ID: 030557