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Buenos Aires: Guillermo Kraft, 1937. Numerous illustrations in color and in black & white, some folding. Slim 8vo, 167 pages, blue cloth (lightly rubbed). Buenos Aires: Guillermo Kraft, 1937. First Edition. Very good (+). Detailed account of the little known unsuccessful British attempts in the very early 1800s to seize the former Spanish colony.
London: Murray, 1846. 166 pages, 12mo, 3/4 red calf, ornately gilt spine, marbled boards, marbled edges, rubbed. BOUND WITH: Fortunato Prandi, (ed. & trans.) Memoirs of Father Ripa, During Thirteen Years Residence at the Court of Peking in the Service of the Emperor of China. 160 pages, London: John Murray, 1846, 1844. Very good (+). Previous owner's bookplate.
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1920. With 22 fine colored illustrations by H. Gronvold. 2 volumes, 4to, tan and green cloth, d.w. London: J.M. Dent, 1920. Near fine. Hudson's revision of his first work on bird life, Argentine Ornithology (1888-89). Fine copies, in very good dust wrappers (few closed tears). The American imprint is on the spines and dust wrappers.
London: Longmans, 1823. Including a Voyage to the Rio de la Plata. 5 colored aquatint plates, map of author's route in Brazil. 8vo, handsomely bound in 20th century 3/4 morocco in brown and red, foxing to map, some light foxing, mostly to margins, including margins of a few of the plates, plate five has been bound on page 232 instead of page 190 as listed in the list of plates. London: Longman, 1823. Very good. "He (Mawe) sailed from Cadiz.....