Letters from Buenos Ayres and Chili


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[002802] [Davie, J.[ohn] C.[onstanse]]. Letters from Buenos Ayres and Chili, with an Original History of the Latter Country. London: R. Ackermann, 1819. First Edition. 8vo. Half Calf and Boards. Good+ xi, [1], 323pp, [1], plates.

Contemporary half calf and marbled paper over boards, smooth spine divided into six panels by repeated gilt palettes forming ‘bands’, lettered direct to second panel, remaining panels blank, marbled endpapers.

Slightly rubbed to extremities, internally very lightly browned but clean. With previous owners armorial book plate to front pastedown (Edward Duke).

With six hand coloured engravings.

Sabin 18747, uncommon with only four locations in COPAC