The attractive plates depict inhabitants in local costume and these include a ‘Lady of Lima in her Wedding Dress’ and ‘A Cacique in his Dress of Ceremony’.
First edition. 8vo. xi, 323 pp., 6 hand-coloured plates including frontispiece, contemporary half calf gilt, marbled boards, label, gilt lettered; bound without half-title, an attractive example.
Abbey Travel 697;Sabin 18746
Stock ID: 98749