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Joachim Heinrich Campe - Recueil de voyages intéressants, dans toutes les parties du monde... - 1807

Joachim Heinrich Campe - Recueil de voyages intéressants, dans toutes les parties du monde... - 1807

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Joachim Heinrich Campe - Recueil de voyages intéressants, dans toutes les parties du monde... - 1807
History, Illustrated, Literature - Quantity: 6

A complete collection of 12 (of 12) volumes of old books from the 18th century, in good condition (see photos).
Precious collection of 18th century books adorned with 1 fold-out map in colour and 11 engravings in frontispiece including 2 tipped-in fold-outs.
All of th engravings and maps are present.
12 books in 6 volumes.
Bibliothèque géographique et instructive des jeunes gens, ou recueil de voyages intéressants, dans toutes les parties du monde, ornée de carte et de gravures.



Contemporary leather half-bindings, decorated smooth spines, good condition, 13.3 x 9.2 cm, title pages present and accompanied by beautifully engraved frontispieces, lovely coloured map of China and the islands of Japan by Hérisson, complete series for the year 1807 (see photos).
Rare complete set for the year 1807.
Pagination:
Book 1 : tables + 224 pages.1 fold-out engraving in frontispiece.
Book 2 : tables + 189 pages. 1 Frontispiece engravings.
Book 3: tables + 205 pages. 1 frontispiece engraving.
Book 4 : tables + 220 pages. 1 Frontispiece engravings.
Book 5 : tables 220 pages. 1 Frontispiece engravings.
Book 6: tables + 237 pages. Fold-out map in colour of China and the islands of Japan by Hérisson.
Book 7 : tables + 227 pages. 1 frontispiece engraving.
Book 8 : tables + 216 pages. 1 frontispiece engraving.
Book 9: tables + 226 pages. 1 frontispiece engraving.
Book 10 : tables + 212 pages. 1 frontispiece engraving.
Book 11 : tables 218 pages. 1 frontispiece engraving.
Volume 12: tables + list of names of subscribers + notice to bookbinders + 216 pages. 1 engraving in frontispiece.


The photos complete the description.
Beautiful complete set for the year 1807 of the “Recueil de voyages intéressants, dans toutes les parties du monde, ornée de carte et de gravures.”
Shipped with tracking number and parcel post insurance.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
6
Subject
History, Illustrated, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Joachim Heinrich Campe
Book Title
Recueil de voyages intéressants, dans toutes les parties du monde...
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1807
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
. Paris : Deterville, imprimerie de P. Didot l’aîné
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
237
Dimensions
13.3×9.2 cm
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