Plate Books / Travel & Countries

Price: EUR 350,00

[Illustrated book. Colour plates] Berghaus, Heinrich, Dr.

Jordens Folkslag, efter deras egendomlighet i afseende på regeringsform, religion, seder och kädedrägter skildrade af Dr. Heinrich Berghaus. Öfversättning af G. Thomée. Med kolorerade figurer. (..).

Stockholm. Alb. Bonniers Förlag. 1849-1850. 4:o. 2 parts in 2 volumes. Part I: Title + 392 pp. + 15 hand colored plates; Part II: Title + 302 pp. + (2 pp.) + 17 hand colored plates.

Brown half calf. Brown boards. Gilt titles and gilt ornamentations at the spines. End papers with patterns in white and blue. Ex Libris pasted to the inside of the front boards. Yellow guard papers.. Worn joints. Some wear to the board edges.A few small scratches to the boards. Volume I with a couple of pages with a stain in the margin. Volume II has about 10 pages with some minor foxing, and a water stain in the lower margin of the last ca. 50 pages. The plates are in fine condition. Very clean copy.

A swedish edition of Heinrich Berghaus "Die Völker des Erdballs". A work on the peoples of the world, their customs, fashions religions etc. 32 hand colored wood cuts.

Item No: 1181