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Description des Indes Occidentales, qu’on appelle aujourdhuy le nouveau monde


Folio, pp. [8], 103, [7], 107-254, [2, blank]; with engraved title and 5 engraved illustrations, bound without the portrait of Le Maire and the 17 maps; engraved initials, head- and tail-pieces; light damp staining to title and first quire; very good in contemporary stiff vellum, paper label to spine, green cloth ties; a few wormholes to joints and hinges, some staining to covers.