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A. Antoine (De Saint-Gervais) - Nouvel Album des Peuples, Ou Collection des Tableaux représentant les usages et cérémonies... - 1835

First and only edition of this book decorated with 20 plates hand-coloured at the time of publication.

They represent different peoples and ceremonies around the world, such as a Turkish wedding, Persian gymnastics, Chinese punishment, Russian torture, Muslim burial, Chilean cowboys and Louisiana Indians.

A. Antoine ( De Saint-Gervais) - Nouvel Album des Peuples ou Collection des Tableaux ou Collection de tableaux, représentant les usages et cérémonies les plus remarquables des diverses nations du monde, accompagné d'un texte historique - 1835

Binding in decent condition, work in its publisher’s full illustrated binding, rubbed corners, dirt, green velvet spine restored, solid binding -

In good condition inside, some dirt and foxing, small restorations, some dog-eared sheets, includes 20 hand-coloured plates.

Delivery service provided within a few days -

Object Book
Number of Books 1
Subject Illustrated, Reference works, Sociology, Travels
Author/ Illustrator A. Antoine (De Saint-Gervais)
Book Title Nouvel Album des Peuples, Ou Collection des Tableaux représentant les usages et cérémonies...
Condition Good
Publication year oldest item 1835
Edition 1st Edition
Language French
Original language Yes
Publisher J. Langlumè Et Peltier
Binding/ Material Hardback
Number of pages 118
Dimensions 22×15 cm
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