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Voyage dans le Nord du Bresil fait Durant les Annees 1613 et 1614
1614 1864 - An extremely scarce first edition of this fascinating work about seventeeth century travel in Brazil. Last seen at auction in 1978. In French. 'Published after the unique copy preserved in the Bibliotheque Imperiale of Paris', this is the account of Yves Devreux's travels in the North of Brazil in the years 1613 and 1614. With an introduction by M. Ferdinand Denis. Simon Michelleti, or Yves d'Evreux, assumed born 1577 in Normanville, died in 1632 or 1633, was a French historian and explorer. Condition: In a half cloth binding with marbled boards and leather spine label. Externally sound although rubbed, with slight loss to the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Bright but dusted, withfoxing and tidemarks throughout. Many pages have small closed tears to the margins. There are a few orange crayon marks, not affecting the text. Professional repairs to pages 417-456. Overall: GOOD ONLY. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Rooke Books PBFA]
Last Found On: 2014-11-29           Check availability:      AbeBooks    


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