Lot 350 of 627:
The Amazon Provinces of Peru 1888  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Amazon Provinces of Peru as a Field for European Emigration
Author:
Guillaume, H.
Place:
London
Publisher:
Wyman & Sons
Date:
1888
Description:

xvi, 309, +[1 ad] pp. Real photo mounted portrait frontispiece, one additional mounted photo plate, plus 26 additional plates (2 folding); large folding map of Peru at front and four smaller folding maps within. (8vo) original red cloth, stamped and lettered in gilt. First Edition.

"A statistical and geographic review of the country and its resources, including the gold and silver mines together with a mass of useful and valuable information. The author was Consul-General for Peru, in Southampton.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Spine leaning, light wear and soiling to cloth; large map with old repairs on verso; good.
 
Item number:
281238
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