Title: Voyages de Magellan, 1848
Author: Victor Blanchard
Publisher: Paris; Limoges, Chez Martial Ardant Freres
Condition: Very Good
An extremely scarce mid 19th century edition of Blanchard’s Travels of Magellan, Byron, Wallis, Bougainville, Surville, Marion, around the world.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt against jet black, and colorful bird designs to the corners.
Worldcat records 1 existing copy of this edition in libraries.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 276 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding. There is very light foxing throughout.