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Allgemeine Geschichte der Lander und Volker von America (2 volumes)


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A superb exemplar of Schroter's important compilation of historical and geographical works on the Americas, with 8 maps (5 folded), including the Western Hemisphere, North America, South America, and Hispaniola after d'Anville; an engraved frontispiece; and 59 copperplate engravings (6 folded) of peoples, places, customs, fauna and flora of the early Americas.
Item Number: B039
Cartographer: Schroter
Place & Date: Halle / 1752
Size: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"
Condition: b&w; contemporary calf binding on 5 bands, some gilt to spine and some rubbing; some browning and occasional staining to text; minor creasing and fraying to a few plates, but otherwise a beautifully preserved exemplar.
Price: SOLD