Lot 96 of 471:
With famous plate depicting a golf-like game  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$300
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
A Voyage to the South-Sea, And along the Coasts of Chili and Peru, In the Years 1712, 1713, and 1714
Author:
Frézier, [Amédée François]
Place:
London
Publisher:
Jonah Bowyer
Date:
1717
Description:

[14], 335, [8] pp. With a postscript by Edmund Halley. With 36 of 37 plates, 21 of which are engraved maps (15 folding).  (4to) 23x18 cm (9x7"), disbound. First Edition in English.

Included is plate IX depicting "An Indian of Chili, in the Posture of Playing at La Sueca, a Sort of Bandy."

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Lacking boards, a few loose pages and signatures; plates very good or better; good overall.
 
Item number:
294046
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