Paris: Buchon, Jean Alexandre, 1825.
Map. Engraving with original hand coloring. Image measures 12.75" x 8.75", image plus text and title measures 17 7/8" x 24 1/8".
Beautiful map of central South America encompassing the southern tip of Peru, the northern half of Chile, parts of Bolivia and Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay and much of Argentina including Buenos Aires. Includes historical and cultural information in French. From the French (1825) edition of Carey and Lea's 1822 "A Complete Historical, Chronological, and Geographical American Atlas". Light scattered foxing, stain to top of map. Small tear to bottom center.
Illustrator: J. Carez
Condition: Very Good(+)