HENRICY, Casimir.

Les Moeurs et Costumes de Tous les Peuples,

£2,750

Les Moeurs et Costumes de Tous les Peuples,
D’Apres les Documents les Plus Authentiques, les Voyages les Plus Recents et des Materiaux Inedits.
Librairie Ethnographique, Paris, 1847.

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Description

Fine copy of the first edition of the work describing different traditions of nations populating Africa and Oceania.

Description

Octavo (27 x 18 cm), 2 parts in one volume. Half-title, title, 284 pp., with 35 colour plates; [8], 112, [4] pp., with 20 colour plates.
Original dark-green pebble grained cloth, gilt ornament to boards and spine, gilt edges; spine slightly faded.

Provenance: Maximilian, 3rd Duke of Leuchtenberg (bookplate to the upper endpaper).

Bibliography

Colas 1427; Hiler 426.

 

Stock ID: 86240