Title: Le tour du monde ou les mille et une merveilles des voyages, 1842
Author: Leon Guerin
Publisher: Paris, Langlois et Leclerq
Condition: Very Good
A mid 19th century edition of Guerin’s Around the world or the thousand and one wonders of travel, with this volume focusing on Australia, Japan, India, and various other islands.
This edition is adorned with colorful decorations, designed to emulate the classical gilt work of a cartonnage binding, with black against gold. There are black and white illustrations throughout.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 143 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear at the boards. There is minor foxing and staining throughout.