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Nicolas-Louis BOURGEOIS, Pierre-Jean-Baptiste... - Lot 1 - Lynda Trouvé
Nicolas-Louis BOURGEOIS, Pierre-Jean-Baptiste NOUGARET.
Voyages intéressants dans différentes colonies françaises, espagnoles, anglaises, etc. : containing important observations relating to these countries and a memoir on the most common diseases in Saint-Domingue, their remedies... / all written & updated from a large number of ms.
Ed. Jean-François Bastien, Paris, 1788. 507 pp. One volume in-4. Bound in half leather with corners, smooth spine decorated and titled in gold.
Interesting work compiling the souvenirs of the author's uncle, M.B. of the Académie de La Rochelle and secretary of the Chamber of Agriculture in Cape Town, from his travels in the Americas. It includes observations on Curacao, Grenada, Puerto Rico, Santo Domingo, the United States, Louisiana, Havana, Chile, Peru and Mexico.
Dimensions: 19.7 x 13 cm.
(Worn, missing cover).
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