Havana: Las Viudas de Arazoza Y Soler, 1831. First Edition. hardcover. 11 preliminary leaves, 386pp., leaf of subscribers' names. 4to, period full red morocco with gilt spine and floral decorated covers; (spine slightly worn, covers scuffed, hinges worn on the top and bottom of the front cover, several leaves dampstained in margins). Habana: Las Viudas de Arazoza y Soler, 1831.
Author was the director of the Havana Botanical Gardens. "A general survey of Cuba in the early nineteenth century by a well-known Spanish naturalist who lived in Cuba for a number of years and wrote works dealing with the island. He was very pro Spanish and praises the policies of Gen. Tacon." Griffin 4641. Palau 284794. Sabin 74919.