Charles De Rochefort - Histoire naturelle et morale des iles Antilles de l'Amerique - 1658

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Charles De Rochefort - Histoire naturelle et morale des iles Antilles de l'Amerique - 1658
Natural History, Science (general), Travels - Quantity: 1 - Book

Histoire naturelle et morale des iles Antilles de l'Amerique. Enrichie de plusieurs belles figures des raretez les plus considerables qui y sont d'ecrites. Avec un vocabulaire caraibe

A Roterdam : Chez Arnould Leers, 1658
[16], 527, [13] p., : ill. chalcogr. ; 24x18 cm
Missing pp. 171-174.
In good condition. Some water stains and signs of use.
Engravings: 44, of which 10 on full page.

Full parchment binding with title handwritten on the spine.
The Caribbean vocabulary is the work of Raymond Breton.
An important work for the knowledge of the Antilles, well illustrated with numerous engravings on copper of natural and native history.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Natural History, Science (general), Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Charles De Rochefort
Book Title
Histoire naturelle et morale des iles Antilles de l'Amerique
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1658
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
A Rotterdam, chez Arnout Leers
Binding/ Material
Vellum
Number of pages
556
Dimensions
24×18 cm
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