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Voyages dans l'Amérique Méridionale
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Title

Voyages dans l'Amérique Méridionale

Title Variants

Uniform: Viajes por la América Meridional

By

Azara, Félix de, 1746-1821 , author

Walckenaer, C. A. (Charles Athanase), 1771-1852 , writer of supplementary textual content
Cuvier, Georges, baron, 1769-1832 , writer of supplementary textual content
Sonnini, C. S. (Charles Sigisbert), 1751-1812 , translator,
Haenke, Tadeáš, 1761-1817 , Introduction a l'histoire naturelle de la province de Cochabamba
Dentu, J. G. (Jean-Gabriel), 1770-1840 , publisher

Type

Book

Material

Maps

Publication info

Paris, Dentu, imprimeur-libraire, Rue de Pont-de-Lodi, no. 3, 1809

Notes

Volumes 3-4 are translated from the author's Apuntamientos para la historia natural de los pájaros del Paraguay y Rio de la Plata, Madrid, 1802-05. See volume 1, pages x, 384

"Introduction a l'histoire naturelle de la province de Cochabamba": dated and signed on page 541 "Cochabamba, 15 février 1799. Signé Tadeo Haenke.": volume 2, pages [389]-541

Atlas volume includes engraved portrait of the author, folded maps of South America including Paraguay and the province of Buenos Aires, Chaco, Chiquitos, Matagroso and Cuyaba, plans of the cities of Burnos Aires, Montevideo, Maldonado, Concepcion, and engraved figures of mammals and birds

Pagination: volume 1: lx, 389, [1] pages; volume 2: [4], 562 pages, [3] folded leaves; volume 3: [4], ii, 479, [1] pages; volume 4: [4], 380 pages

Signatures: volume 1: pi² *⁴ A-C⁸ 1-24⁸ 25² chi² ( -chi2) (chi1 verso blank); volume 2: pi² 1-35⁸ 36² ( -36₂); volume 3: pi² *² ( -*²) (30 verso blank); volume 4: pi² 1-23⁸ 24⁴ 25²

Bookseller's advertisements: volume 1, page [ii]

Errata: volume 2, page [2] (volumes 1-2); volume 3: page [2]; volume 4, page [2]

Includes indexes

Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, | 2541

Palau y Dulcet, A. Manual del librero hispano-americano, | 20975

French translation of Spanish original, Viajes por la América meridional

Subjects

Aves , Birds , Booksellers' advertisements , DESCRIPCIONES Y VIAJES , Description and travel , história natural , Indians of South America , Natural history , Paraguay , Travel

BHL Collections

Charles Darwin's Library

Call Number

F2671 .A99

Language

French

Identifiers

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.33105
LCCN: 03021864
OCLC: 3763264

 

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