Ceremonies et Coutumes Religieuses des Peuples Idolatres. Tome Premier & Tome Second [Two volumes]

By: Picart, Bernard

Price: NZ$2,660.00

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Book Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


Disbound. Boards detached. Leather in poor condition. The first volume has the spine missing. Text blocks generally good. A few tears along folds of some of the folding plates. Dampstains to upper corner of the last fifty pages of the first volume. A 3" tear and several 1" tears to one leaf in the second volume. Corners of some leaves creased and folded. ; Tome Premier: "Nouvelle Edition", published 1735. Tome Second: published 1728. In total two volumes. The first volume has Book 1, Parts 1 and 2. The pagination of this volume is: [iv], 139, [1] + 34 figures + 196, [2] pages + 6 plates + 11 figures. The second volume has Book 2, Parts 1, 2 and 3. The pagination of the second volume is: [iv], 386, 38, 84, [1] pages + 58 figures. Page dimensions: 16" x 9 3/4". The figures are magnificent and intriguing engravings, some of them double page or folding. The contents of these two volumes includes the native peoples of the Americas, of India, and of China. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall

Title: Ceremonies et Coutumes Religieuses des Peuples Idolatres. Tome Premier & Tome Second [Two volumes]

Author Name: Picart, Bernard

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Amsterdam, J. F. Bernard: 1735

Binding: Disbound

Book Condition: Poor with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 6550