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Dessins de Ch. A. Lesueur ExÃ©cutÃ©s aux - Guiffrey, Jean - 1778. 
Lesueur. Unpaginated (ca. 24 pp.) introductory text on Charles-Alexandre Lesueur (1778-1846), the French artist and naturalist who traveled extensively through the eastern half of the United States chronicling its views, list of plates, and 50 excellent plates mounted in passepartouts, showing the drawings, some highlighted with watercolor. Oblong sm. folio. Orig. boards portfolio, flaps repaired. Paris (Jacomet) n.d. (ca. 1933). One of only 200 copies. Highly accomplished drawings of representative scenes ranging from Niagara Falls and Lake Champlain, to New Bedford, MA, to Mississippi, New Orleans and the Louisiana Bayou.
[Bookseller: F.A. Bernett Books]
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