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First edition

Edouard CHARTON & COLLECTIF

Le tour du monde. Nouveau journal des voyages. Premier semestre 1861 jusqu'au second semestre 1870, ...

Hachette & Cie, Paris 1861-1870 & 1872-1878, 22x31cm, 34 volumes reliés.

First edition.
Bindings in half tawny calf, back with five nerves adorned with gilded nets, title and year pieces of red and green morocco, plates of marbled paper, guards and contreplats of handmade paper, all gilded edges, bindings of the time.
Reds, the first volume (First half of 1861) [...]

1 700 €

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First edition

John BARROW

Histoire chronologique des voyages vers le pole arctique, entrepris pour découvrir un passage ...

Librairie de Gide fils, Paris 1819, In-8 (13,5x20,5cm), (4) 357pp. et (4) 336pp., 2 volumes reliés.

First french edition
Bindings half glazed glossy havana contemporary. Smooth backs decorated with wheels and jewels. Pieces and tomato pieces of chocolate glazed veal. Headdress of the torn volume 1 (it is inside the volume). Split upper joint. Grip of volume 2 very narrowly split at the head [...]

450 €

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Jean-François LAHARPE

Abrégé de l'histoire générale des voyages

Chez Ledoux et Tenré, A Paris 1816, In-8 (12,5x20,5cm), 24 volumes reliés.

New edition, without the folio atlas of 15 boards.
Bindings half blond sheepskin contemporary. Smooth back nicely adorned with anchor and ship irons, wheels and ornaments. Title pieces in red morocco, pieces of tomaison in morocco green. Little lack in the tail of Volume I and at the head of [...]

1 800 €

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Jean-François LAHARPE

Abrégé de l'histoire générale des voyages

Ménard et Desenne, fils, Paris 1825, In-18 (10x17cm), 30 volumes reliés.

New illustrated edition of a frontispiece by Deveria and 60 figures of Adam engraved by various engravers, Fessard ...
Bindings half fawn sheepskin contemporary. Smooth back decorated with 4 irons helmet and sword, 3 different wheels instead of nerves. Title pieces in red morocco, and tomaison [...]

1 300 €

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First edition

Jules PAYER

L'expédition du Tegetthoff. Voyage de découvertes aux 80e - 83e degrés de latitude nord

Hachette, Paris 1878, In-8 (16x24cm), 381pp., relié.

First illustrated edition of 68 woodcuts including 24 inset and 2 cards. Translation of Jules Gourdault.
Marine blue half-publisher binding signed Ch. Magnier in tail. Back with false nerves adorned with a series of casings dors and cold. Golden slices. Friction in caps and joints. A blunt [...]

180 €

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First edition

Jules DUMONT D'URVILLE & Clément-Adrien [...]

Voyage au pôle Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zélée, exécuté par ...

Gide, Paris 1841 - 1846, In-8, 10 tomes reliés en 5 volumes.

first edition of Jules Dumont d'Urville's third voyage around the world, completed two years before his tragic death in the first French railway disaster.
The corvettes L'Astrolabe, commanded by Dumont d'Urville, and La Zélée, commanded by Charles Hector Jacquinot, left Toulon September 7, [...]

5 800 €

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First edition

Charles VAN TENAC

Histoire générale de la marine comprenant les naufrages célèbres, les voyages autour du monde, ...

Eugène et Victor Penaud frères, Paris 1847 (S.d), Fort et Grd. in-8 (17x25,7cm), 400pp. et 400pp. et 400pp. et 398pp., 4 tomes en 2 volumes reliés.

First edition
Bindings half glossy calf green medium time. Smooth backs decorated with cold and hot nets, rollers. Title and volume pieces of black veal.

600 €

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First edition

Alfred DES ESSARTS

L'univers illustré

Librairie Louis Janet, Paris 1850 (S.d.), In-8 (16x24cm), 216pp., relié.

First edition illustrated with a beautiful hand-painted frontispiece depicting several women in costumes, 16 hand-colored costume boards on a sepia background, and lamp-ends on wood.
Gold editor's cardboard in full marine percaline. Smooth back richly decorated with 2 carved plates. Special [...]

260 €

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