Allgemeine Histoire der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande (Vol. 17)
Allgemeine Histoire der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande (Vol. 17)
Allgemeine Histoire der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande (Vol. 17)

Allgemeine Histoire der Reisen zu Wasser und zu Lande (Vol. 17)

[CHARLEVOIX, Pierre-Francois-Xavier]

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Translated from: "Histoire Generale des Voyages ou Nouvelle Collection des Voyages par mer et par Terre / abbe Prevost." Includes a fold-out map of the Northern Seas "Karte von den Nord-Meeren" (including Baffin Bay, Labrador, Greenland, the British Isles, Beeren Eylanden, and Sweden); a Map of the northern divide of the globe between Asia and America, "Zusammen Gezogene Karte von den Nordlichen Theilen der Erd-Kugel Zwischen Asien und America" (includes Baffin Bay, Hudson's Bay, and the St. Lawrence River); a Map of the North-West Divide of America "Karte von den Nord-Westlighen Theilen von America" (including Hudson's Bay); as well as maps of the Nassau, Spitzbergen, Saint Domingo, Saint Kitts, Guadalupe Island, Saint Martin, St. Lucia, and Jamaica. Also includes full-page maps of the Bothnian Sea, the Bothnian Gulf, the island of Grenada), and Barbados. Cox i, 32.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Bey Arkstee und Merkus
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1759
  • Place Published: Leipzig
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Volume 17 only of 21. [8], 726, [42] 27 p. 27 cm. Maps (copper engravings, uncoloured as published) by Jacques Nicolas Bellin. 12 fold-out maps. 5 full page maps. 11 plates (including images of a beaver, wolverine, porcupine, eagle, owl, and a tobacco factory). Beige paper over boards, probably the publisher's wraps. Chip in top of title-page affecting first and second line of text.