Lot 513

Bougainville. Journal of the navigation around the globe of the frigate the Thetis and the corvette l'Espérance during the years 1824, 1825, 1826. Paris, Artus Bertrand, 1837. In-folio sheet, atlas only composed of 55 lithographs including 12 color plates and a general map. The whole with freckles and a wetness in the lower angular part. Freckles sometimes important on some illustrations. Costumes, landscapes, fauna and flora. On the whole edge of the sheets with defects. Atlas only.

Consultant: Mr. François JULLIEN