Voyages Dans Les Deux Oceans, Atlantique et Pacifique 1844-47...

Paris: A. Franck, 1848. First edition. Hardcover. The author travels to Brazil, the United States, the Cape of Good Hope, Australia, NZ, Tahiti, Philippines, China, Java, the East Indies & Egypt. Much anthropological & some ethnographical detail by an astute traveller. 1st and only edition. Small 4to, viii, 326 pp, 14 plates & 2 folding maps, including large folding map of the world and folding map of the Bay of Papaete. (LACKS 2 plates of Philippine costumes) and many illustrations in text--some great Australian views, including a full-page of Miller's Point Sydney, natural history and aboriginies. Dark blue gilt stamped cloth re-backed using original spine, corners rubbed. Ferguson 4751; Bagnell 1578; O'Reilly 1073; Griffin p115; Hill p401. Good + overall. Item #1094

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