Universal history from the beginning of the world to the present, written in English for a society of literates and translated into French, enriched with pictures and maps.
It contains the history of the kingdoms of Bengal, Congo, Angola, description of Guinea, Benin, Slave Coast, the kingdom of Judas and Ardra, the Gold Coast, Sierra Leone, etc.
Volumes LXV and LXVI, coeval marbled leather cover with golden pane, spine with five raised bands, titles and tooling in gold, sections with work title and number of the volume, coeval marbled endpapers, including half-title and title page, blue marbled edge, squares with golden motifs, no plates included.
Printed in Paris by Moutard, imprimeur-Libraire de la Reine, de Madame, et de Madame Comtesse d’Artois, in 1784; pages: 20 (tables of chapters) + 623 + 15 (tables of chapters) + 578. Size: 20 x 13 cm.
In very good condition. The photos are an integral part of the lot that will be packaged with the utmost care and sent with tracked shipping.
- Number of Books
- Author/ Illustrator
- Book Title
- Histoire Universelle: Histoire de Royames de Bengala, Congo, Angola, Cote d’Or, etc.
- Very good
- Publication year oldest item
- Illustrated Edition
- Original language
- Binding/ Material
- Number of pages
- 20×13 cm