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Image for VOLUME II. ONLY - Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca: Or, A Compleat Collection Of Voyages and Travels: Consisting of above Four Hundred of the most Authentick Writers; Beginning with Hackluit, Purchass, &c. in English; Ramusio in Italian...

VOLUME II. ONLY - Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca: Or, A Compleat Collection Of Voyages and Travels: Consisting of above Four Hundred of the most Authentick Writers; Beginning with Hackluit, Purchass, &c. in English; Ramusio in Italian...

By: HARRIS, John .1667?-1719.

Price: £500.00

Publisher: London : Printed for Thomas Bennet, at the Half-Moon, in St. Paul's church-yard; John Nicholson, at the King's arms, in Little Britain; and Daniel Midwinter, at the Rose and Crown, in St. Paul's Church-yard. MDCCV. [1705] . 0:

Seller ID: 43536


A very good half leather binding. Folio. 15.5" x 10.0" x 3.0". (39.3cm x 25.4cm x 7.3cm). [6pp.]/pp.928/pp.56/[12pp. - Index] . Modern brown calf spine and corners over marbled boards. Spine with 5 raised bands and original plum leather title label: "Harris's Collection Of Voyages & Travels". Marbled endpapers. Modern free-endpaper (handmade paper). Clean text and illustrations throughout, just the odd small mark or blemish. Illustrated with a couple of line drawings wit... View more info

Image for A Compleat History Of The Empire of China: Being the Observations of above Ten Years Travels through that Country: Containing Memoirs and Remarks... Written by the learned Lewis Le Comte, Jesuit .

A Compleat History Of The Empire of China: Being the Observations of above Ten Years Travels through that Country: Containing Memoirs and Remarks... Written by the learned Lewis Le Comte, Jesuit .

By: LE COMTE, Lewis (Louis Daniel Lecomte 1655-1728) .

Price: £500.00

Publisher: London : printed for James Hodges, at the Looking Glass, on London-Bridge, MDCCXXXIX. [1739]. 0:

Seller ID: 43644


The Second Edition carefully corrected." A very good full leather binding (probably 19th century). 8vo. 7.75" x 5.0" x 1.5" . [8pp.]/pp.536 + 4 engravings (2 folding) and table (folding). Polished brown calf binding. Edges rubbed and bumped. Spine with 3 raised bands and contrasting leather title and author labels. Top and tail of spine carefully strengthened. Brown staining to grey endpapers. Title-page in red & black. Well illustrated with an engraved frontispiece of C... View more info

Image for A Philosophical And Political History Of The Settlements And Trade Of The Europeans In The East And West Indies. Translated From The French of the Abbe Raynal, by J. Justamond,  M.A.  .

A Philosophical And Political History Of The Settlements And Trade Of The Europeans In The East And West Indies. Translated From The French of the Abbe Raynal, by J. Justamond, M.A. .

By: RAYNAL, Abbe Guillaume Thomas Francois, 1713-1796. / JUSTAMOND, John Obadiah, d. 1786.

Price: £1,200.00

Publisher: London : Printed for T. Cadell, in the Strand., 1777. 0:

Seller ID: 41178


A Translation of: Histoire philosophique et politique des e┬┤tablissemens et du commerce des Europe┬┤ens dans les deux Indes, first published London 1766. The third edition, revised and corrected. With maps adapted to the work, and a copious index . A very good 5 volume set in the original matching full leather bindings, with 4 fold-out maps and clean pages throughout . 8vo. 8.25" x 5.50" x 1.50" . Brown calf covered boards with gilt decorated border. Hing... View more info