New Orleans: Lousiana Museum Foundation, 1984. Many illustrations in black and white, several in color, 4to, copper stamped burgundy cloth, dust wrapper (wrapper a bit worn, mostly at front foredge). New Orleans: Louisiana Museum Foundation, (1984). A very good(+) copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper. Volumn III of studies in Louisiana Culture.
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New York: Pantheon, 1959. With striking illustrations on every page, printed in blue, green & black spot colors. pp. Slim 8vo, yellow pictorial cloth, tattered d.w. New York: Pantheon, 1959. First edition. A very good copy in a poor dust wrapper. An unusual, true story of young Tobias who, without a compass or a gun, went all alone into the jungles of Peru. Told in verse by Miller, and illustrated by Tobias himself.
Paris: Editions Hervas, 1990. Profusely illustrated in color. French. 185 pages. Slim 4to. Green boards. Folding map reproduction (22 3/8" x 31 3/8") loose as issued. Paris: Editions Hervas (1990). Fine. An extensive history of ocean voyages and nautical charts from the 13th to 19th centuries, curated in collaboration with the Department of Maps and Plans of the National Library and the National Bank of Paris. Preface by Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie.
New York: Appleton, 1857. Compiled from the Original Notes and Journals of Commodore Perry and his Officers. by Francis L. Hawks. Illustrated with 89 tinted lithographs, 78 woodcuts, and some folding maps. 537pp. occasional foxing. Thick 4to, handsomely bound in contemporary 3/4 brown morocco with raised bands; marbled endpapers and all edges gilt. New York: D. Appleton, 1857. A very good (+) copy. Early printing of the abridged one volume edition (lacks the scientific & astronomical data from the 1856.....
Paris: Vuibert. Preface de M. Laubeuf. 407pp., 4pp. ads. Illustrated title page and 356 other b/w engravings, photographs and diagrams. 4to, elaborate gilt and black stamped green pictorial cloth, a.e.g. Paris: Libraire Vuibert, (no date, circa 1908). Second edition. Text in French. Fine. A gorgeous copy of this interesting book on submarines, diving and underwater exploration.
London: Richard Phillips, 1807. Three folding plates. 232 pages, 8vo, 3/4 leather over marbled boards; some toning and foxing throughout, covers are rubbed, worn with joints cracked and the front cover crudely re-attached. London: Richard Phillips, 1807. An analysis of George Heriot's Travels through the Canadas.
Paris: Hachette, 1883. 62 engraved plates and 28 text illustrations. Rubricated title, thick 4to, 3/4 burgundy morocco, marbled boards. t.e.g. rubbed. Paris: Hachette, 1883. First French edition. Very good (+). This expedition was the first to record the typography of the passes and mountains of Kumul, Barkul and the surrounding areas.