The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus [bound with] Voyages and Discoveries of the Companions of Columbus

By: Irving, Washinton

Price: £48.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


hardback, two volumes bound in one dating from 1830 and 1831 respectively, the first abridged by the author, small 8vo measuring 6" x 4", half blue calf binding with marbled paper covered boards, a little scuffed and rubbed to extremities, lettered gilt on red morocco to spine, remaining compartments with repeat gilt pattern, raised bands with broken gilt rules, all edges marbled, upper hinge just starting but stitching and binding tight, of the first volume, text unmarked and clean with a little foxing to frontis and vignette title page, two folding maps in good order as is the folding terrestrial globe chart, two further illustrations. The second volume is largely clean and unmarked with only light foxing to frontis, armorial wood-cut to title, two further illustrations, folding map at rear is creased but untorn.xi + 357 & xviii + 337 [i]

Title: The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus [bound with] Voyages and Discoveries of the Companions of Columbus

Author Name: Irving, Washinton

Categories: Other,

Edition: abridged edition

Publisher: John Murray: 1830

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 212381

Keywords: voyages nautical exploration travel topography maritime,