Lot 253

BOUGAINVILLE (Hyacinth-Yves-Philippe-Potentian, Baron of). Abridged travels around the world, by M. de Bougainville, in 1766-1767, and by M. Pagès (...) increased with considerable notes taken from the most recent travels by F. BANCAREL. New edition, decorated with the Portrait of M. de Bougainville, Figures, and an Atlas of all parts of the globe (...) Paris, Dufart frères, 1810.
In-8, marbled calf, smooth spine decorated, red morocco title page (contemporary binding).
Without the atlas. Portrait in frontispiece and 5 plates without text.
Worn binding (rubbed caps and jaws, worn corners, skin), scattered freckles, light wetness in the lower margin of the first ff.