Title: Nouvelle Géographie Universelle, La Terre et les Hommes, Tome IV. L'Europe Du Nord-Ouest, 1879
Author: Elisee Reclus
Publisher: Librairie Hachette, Paris
The fourth volume of Reclu's Geographie Universelle series, being one of twelve volumes. This particular geographic volume covers the entirety of North Western Europe, focusing on Belgium, Holland, and the British Isles.
This volume is brilliantly illustrated with 6 full page color maps, 205 smaller in text maps, and 81 views and illustrations by contemporary 19th century woodcuts.
One heavy volume in quarto, 970 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in fair shape. The binding holds well, but the spine is covered in rust, which has spread to the edges of the boards and corners as well. There is foxing and staining present throughout the volume.