Barcelona: Montaner y Simon, 1892. hardcover. 3 color frontispieces, many black & white illustrations. 3 volumes, 8vo, decorative cream cloth. Barcelona; Montaner y Simon, 1892. First Edition in Spanish. Larned 713. Very good. very good.
Author was a German artist and newspaper correspondent who travelled extensively in the Americas. Included are a study of the pre-Columbian voyages, exploration of the American west, and Arctic expeditions.