Travels - Quantity: 1
|Publication year oldest item:||1753|
|Book Title:||Histoire generale des voyages. Tomo XI|
|Number of Books:||1|
Book printed in France, describing travels and discoveries in the East Indies, Australia and Antarctica.
The volume is in French and was printed by DIDOT in Paris, in 1753.
The volume is divided into three books:
Book I: Viaggio nell’India Orientale dal sud-ovest. In particular, it describes the travels of:
Chevalier Drake, Piere de Sarmiento, Magellano, Thomas Candish, Olivier de Noort, Sebald de Weert, Georges Spilberg, Jacques l’Hermite, Jean Narboreugh, Froger, Woodes Roger, Capitaine Wood, M. Freizer and M. Anfon. Book II: viaggio in Australia ed Antartide. In particular, it describes the travels of Pelfart, Abel Jansen Tasman, Guillaume Dampier and Vaisseaux Francois
Book III: Viaggio senza meta. Among other things, it describes the travels of:
Gautier Schouten, Guillaume Dampiers, Gemelli Careri.
Half leather binding (hardback), gold decorations and words, spine with five ribs. Size: cm 26 x 21 x height 5 cm.
The book has 722 pages numbered with Arabic numerals.
With beautiful black and white images (some missing) of landscapes, plants, city maps, daily life, engraved by N. D. Beauvais, Charles-Nicols Cochin and Tardieu son, 3 on full page and 16 on double page.
Volume in good condition.
The photos are an integral part of the description.
It will be shipped with the utmost care.
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