Abate Prevost - Histoire generale des voyages. TomoXIX - 1762/1762

Description
Abate Prevost - Histoire generale des voyages. TomoXIX - 1762/1762
History, Travels - Quantity: 1

It accurately describes the kingdoms of Decan, Bisnagar, Golgonde, Madurè, Marava, Tanjoar, Carnate, Asem, Tipra, Arracan, Pecu, Ava, Jagoma, Laos, Siam, Cambodia, Champa, Cochinchine, and of the Eastern Tartar and Coast of Malabar, the various journeys that led to the discovery, reporting the geographical limits, the climate, the territory, the productions, the lakes, the mountains, the main villages and cities, as well as customs and traditions.
Marbled leather hardback with three golden threads, spine with 5 raised bands and squares with gilt titles and tooling, red edges, endpapers and flyleaf made of marbled paper, size 26 x 21 cm, 626 pages, no plates.
Old stamp on the title page.
The volumes were printed in Amsterdam by Arksteè & Merkus, with the approval and privilege of the King, in 1762.
The volume is in very good condition and the photos are an integral part of the lot.
The item will be shipped with the utmost care.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Prevost
Book Title
Histoire generale des voyages (Tome XIX - Gange)
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1762
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Arksteè & Merkus
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
626
Dimensions
26×21 cm
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