Title: Expeditions Portugaises, 1870
Author: M. L. Candau
Publisher: Tours, Ad Mame et Cie
A mid 19th century edition of Candau’s Portuguese expeditions to Eastern India.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, adorned with gilt against white and blue. There is a lithograph central panel of a sailing ship.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 141 pages
On note of condition this volume is in fair shape, with rubbing and wear to the binding, and heavy cracking to the hinges. There is minor foxing throughout.