Lot 167 of 338:
Essai Statistique et Politique sur les Etats-Unis d'Amerique  

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Title:
Essai Statistique et Politique sur les Etats-Unis d'Amerique, d'apres les Documens Recueillis sur les Lieux...
Author:
Morineau, Auguste de
Place:
Paris
Publisher:
G. Thorel
Date:
1848
Description:

[4], v, [1], 5-39 pp. Frontispiece lithograph portrait of George Washington. With 27 two-page tables. 33.1x21.5 cm (13x8½"), blue morocco-backed marbled paper-covered boards. First Edition.

Philippe Auguste de Morineau was a French explorer and aspiring colonizer of Hawaii. Although he was unsuccessful in his colonial efforts, he was responsible for introducing Catholicism to the Islands.

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Condition:
Rubbing to edges and corners; mild foxing, light ripple to leaves; very good or better.
 
Item number:
311236
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