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VOYAGES de M. le Marquis de Chastellux dans l'Amerique Septentrionale Dans les annees 1780, 1781 & 1782. In two volumes.

Chastellux, (Francois Jean, Marquis) de

Published by Paris: Chez Prault, 1786., 1786
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Vol I: 8, 390pp. Folding map. Vol II; 362pp. Errata sheet, folding map and 3 folding engraved plates. Half-titles present. Two preliminary leaves in Vol. I ("Advertissement de l'Imprimeur") are bound in facsimiles. Octavo. Contemporary mottled calf with gilt border rulings, in a later rebacking in sympathetic calf gilt-ruled into compartments, two of which bear red leather labels lettered in gilt. Marbled page edges and endpapers. Condition: Overall Very Good. Boards and joints are rubbed, especially at the margins. Several old peels to leather. Gilt ruling partly abraded. Hinges are all very sound. Endpapers bear old gluestains at their margins. Text is very clean and bright, without foxing, greying or staining. Maps have a few very faint stains, and are otherwise clean and very bright. One plate has some very light staining at some margins, but it and the other two plates are clean and very bright, with strong impressions. This is the first authorized and complete edition, an earlier single volume work having appeared without maps or plates. French Travellers in the United States 1765-1932, no. 1534. Howes C324. Sabin 12229. Bookseller Inventory # 14446

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Title: VOYAGES de M. le Marquis de Chastellux dans ...

Publisher: Paris: Chez Prault, 1786.

Publication Date: 1786

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

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