Lot 42 of 319:
Instructions sur la Navigation des Indes Orientales, 1775  

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Title:
Instructions sur la Navigation des Indes Orientales et de la Chine, pour Servir au Neptune Oriental, Dedie au Roi

Author:
d'Après de Mannevillette, [Jean-Baptiste-Nicolas-Denis]

Place:
Paris

Publisher:
Demonville

Date:
1775

Description:

[4], lviii, 574, [14], xv, [1] pp. (4to) 25.5x20.5 cm. (10x8¼"), three quarter vellum with boards, black morocco spine label titled in gilt.

Work of French hydrographer d'Après. Presented here is the text to accompany his atlas volume Neptune Oriental, which is also featured in this sale.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Wear and rubbing to covers and extremities, cover hinges cracked, stains along spine, corners bumped; bookplate on front pastedown, internal toning and offsetting; overall very good.


 
Item number:
319359
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