Personal narrative of travels to the Equinoctial regions of America : during the years 1799-1804 / by Alexander von Humboldt and Aime Bonpland. Written in French by Alexander von Humboldt. Translated and edited by Thomasina Ross [complete in 3 volumes]

Humboldt, Alexander von (1769-1859)

Published by London and New York : George Routledge and Sons, [n.d. ca. 1890?], 1890
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Very good copies bound in contemporary pebble-grained, 1/2 red leather over marbled boards. Gilt titles and tooling to spine, with raised bands. Spine bands and panel edges somewhat dulled and rubbed as with age. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Physical description: 3v. ; 19cm. Subjects: South America - Description and travel - Travel literature. South America - Natural history - Science - Geography - Scientific expeditions. Series: Sir John Lubbock's hundred books. Notes: This translation first published in 1852 in Bohn's Scientific Library. "Sir John Lubbock's hundred books" was first compiled in 1886 by Sir John Lubbock, a Liberal MP and scientist. Therefore, the publication date of this edition is generally understood to be some time in the early 1890s. Hardback Kg. Bookseller Inventory # 198402

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Title: Personal narrative of travels to the ...

Publisher: London and New York : George Routledge and Sons, [n.d. ca. 1890?]

Publication Date: 1890

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: New Edition.

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