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LABAT, (Jean-Baptiste).

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Place Published: Paris
Publisher: Jean-Baptiste Delespine
Date Published: 1730

Description: 2 folding maps, 2 folding plates. 8 vols., rubricated edges, 16mo, full contemporary brown calf, elaborately gilt spines; (head of spine of vol. I worn, otherwise very good). Paris: Jean-Baptiste Delespine, 1730. Very good (+).

Comments: Author was a French Dominican brother who moved to Rome after living in the French West Indies from 1693-1706. He lived in Italy for ten years. He is noted for his writings on the West Indies and Ethiopia in addition to this work. Brunet III, p. 707.

Edition: First Edition
Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Language: French
Type: Books

Book ID: 140721


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