OEXMELIN (Alexandre-Olivier) - Histoire des aventuriers flibustiers et boucaniers qui se sont signalés dans les Indes - 1967

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OEXMELIN (Alexandre-Olivier) - Histoire des aventuriers flibustiers et boucaniers qui se sont signalés dans les Indes - 1967
Travels, War history - Quantity: 3 - Book

OEXMELIN (Alexandre-Olivier) : Histoire des aventuriers flibustiers et boucaniers qui se sont signalés dans les Indes. Containing all that they have done there remarkable, with: La Vie, les Moeurs § les Coutumes des Boucaniers § des Habitants de S. Domingue § de la Tortue; An exact description of these places; Et un Etat des Offices tant Eccclésiastiques que Séculières, § ce que les plus grands Princes de l'Europe y possèdent - Librairie Commerciale et Artistique, Paris, 1967. 3/3 (complete in 3 strong and beautiful volumes).
21 x 15 cm. XX, 257pp., 300pp. and 269 pages - 2.5kg.
Leather bindings (publisher, made in the Ateliers de Boutan Marguin), smooth spine very richly decorated, frames and golden shells on the first covers, rhodoids. Gilt topstain.
Friction from use of leather (insignificant) on the borders of the bindings, interiors: marbled counter-covers, titles in red and black, clean and fresh sheets, bookmarks preserved. Works enriched with numerous illustrations and black and white maps in and out of text, some of which are folding - drop caps, headbands and culs-de-lampe - black and white frontispiece in the 3 volumes. Very beautiful copies.
Dewey classification: 840-Littératures des langues romanes. French literature

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
3
Subject
Travels, War history
Author/ Illustrator
OEXMELIN (Alexandre-Olivier)
Book Title
Histoire des aventuriers flibustiers et boucaniers qui se sont signalés dans les Indes
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1967
Edition
Reprint
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Librairie Commerciale et Artistique, Paris
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
860
Dimensions
21×15 cm
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