Title: L'Anacharsis indien, ou les Voyageurs en Asie, 1850
Author: Charles de Mirval
Publisher: Paris, P.-C. Lehuby
Condition: Very Good
An uncommon mid 19th century edition of de Mirval’s Indian Anacharsis, or Travelers in Asia: An interesting picture of the wonders of nature and art, manners, uses, customs, etc.
There are 3 plates of illustration.
Worldcat records 20 existing copies of this edition in libraries.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt, pink, silver, and flowering designs to both covers. There is a lithograph central panel.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 284 pages
On note of condition this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding, notably to the corners and head and foot of spine. There is very little foxing or staining throughout.