Title: Le Tour du Monde ou les Mille et Une Merveilles des Voyages. Asie. Voyages du Vieux de la Vallee, 19th Century
Author: Leon Guerin
Publisher: Paris, Langlois et Leclerq
An undated 19th century edition of Guerin’s Around the World or the Thousand and One Wonders of Travel, with this volume focusing Asia, containing the Voyages of Vieux de la Vallee. There are black and white illustrations throughout.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt against green.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 18mo, 144 pages
This volume is in good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding. Pages 137-140 are detached. There is some foxing and staining throughout.