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Washington: Robert Armstrong, 1853. Volume I only. Illustrated (16 plates). 417 pages. 8vo, brown cloth; boards slightly bowed inwards, gilt lettering rubbed at spine, small tears to cloth at head of spine and top of front cover, spine cocked, some light foxing throughout, ex-library (paste-down inside front cover, sticker on spine, stamp on title page). Washington: Robert Armstrong, 1853. A very good(-) copy.
Buenos Aires: Imprenta del Estado, 1836. los Presidios Portugueses Coimbra y Albuquerque. Navigation tables, 58pp. 4to, modern 1/2 blue cloth, handwritten paper label on front cover, boards worn on edges of corners and bottom edges, scattered very light foxing. Buenos-Aires: Imprenta del Estado, 1836. First Edition. In 1790, the Viceroy of Buenos Aires was concerned about Portuguese settlements in the western territory of Paraguay. He sponsored this expedition on the Paraguay River to establish the border between Paraguay and Brazil.....