Charlotte Du Rietz Rare Books (ILAB): South America
found: 12 books

 
[PERU].
[PERU]. Peru, nach seinem gegenwärtigen Zustande dargestellt aus dem Mercurio Peruano. Two volumes in one. Weimar 1807 & 1808.
Pp. xiv, 574 + xxviii, 380. With 2 folding maps. Modern boards. Library stamps on front paste down. A German version of a collection of articles taken from the "El Mercurio Peruano", a newspaper which appeared twice a week from January 1791 - April 1794 in Lima. The articles deal with natural history, minearology, commerce, geography, topography, etc and travels of the missionaries (Franciscans) in the mountainous regions of Peru. Volume one contains a German translation of Joseph Skinner's "The Present State of Peru...", London 1805, translated by Ch. Weyland and published by F.I. Bertruch. Volume two contains a translation of the last 6 volumes of the "Mercurio Peruano", which was never translated into English. Here translated from the original Spanish by E.A. Schmidt and published by F.I. Bertruch. Another German edition (Hamburg 1806) contains only the first part. (see Palau 315565). Cf Abbey, Travel 723. Cf Colas 2751. Palau 315566 (M. Sobreviela). Sabin 61153.
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Book number: 14385
€  750.00 [Appr.: US$ 880.5 | £UK 684.5 | JP• 97403]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, america, americas, travel, travels, explore, exploring, voyage, south america, peru, peruano, lima, amerika, americana,

 
[HUMBOLDT, FRIEDRICH HEINRICH ALEXANDER & BONPLAND, AIMÃÁ JACQUES ALEXANDRE] / DELAMTHÃÁRIE, JEAN CLAUDE:
Herrarne von Humboldts och Bonplands resa till wändkretsarne Ã¥ren 1799, 1800, 1801, 1802, 1803 och 1804. Ett utdrag ur deras memoirer. ÃĖrebro, Nils Magnus Lindh, 1808.
Small 8vo. Pp. 63. Contemporary half calf, rubbed and spine restored. Old signature and annotations on front paste down. A Swedish abridgment of Delametherie's "Notice d'un voyage aux tropiques, ex√©cut√© par M.M. Humboldt et Bonpland ... " Translated from the German by E.W. Djurstr√
∂ m. Scarce.
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Book number: 100290
€  280.00 [Appr.: US$ 328.72 | £UK 255.75 | JP• 36364]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, south america, smerika, americana, travel, exploration

 
HUFNAGEL, MICHAEL:
Tagebuch meiner Reise von Heidelberg über Kiel, Koppenhagen, nach Schweden, England und Westindien, so wie in das Innere des holländischen Guyana, und von da zurück nach Paramaribo. In den Jahren 1812 bis 1821. Ansbach, W.G. Gaffert, 1822.
Pp. 86. Contemporary boards, spine damaged. Copy of Ericsberg castle. Some spotting. This travel diary written by a German missionary is mainly devoted to the stay in South America. Contains a detailed description of Surinam and Guyana giving information about the inhabitants and their customs, language, flora, animals and birds, climate, farming, coffee- and sugarplantation, etc. An interesting description of the American indians (Arawak etc) and the African slaves. Bring 399.
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Book number: 99658
€  600.00 [Appr.: US$ 704.4 | £UK 547.75 | JP• 77923]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, europe, west indies, south america, travel, exploration, voyage, suriname, surinam, guyana, guayana, sanct domingo, indians, arawak,

 
HUMBOLDT, ALEX. VON / MACGILLIVRAY, W.:
Friherre Alex. von Humboldts resor och forskningar. I sammandrag ur hans arbeten. 2 volumes in one. Stockholm 1836.
12mo. Pp. 251; 242, x. Include serial titles: "Historiskt Läse-Bibliotek. ii". With one portrait and 4 lithographed plates (of which one map). Contemporary half calf, spine decorated in gilt. Bookplate. A Swedish translation about Humboldt's travels and research, mainly devoted to his travels in South America.
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Book number: 18039
€  170.00 [Appr.: US$ 199.58 | £UK 155.25 | JP• 22078]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, america, amerika, amerikana, explore, exploration, south america, travels, voyages, viajes, viaggio, reisen, s√ľdamerika, amerique du sud

 
ISERT, PAUL ERDMANN:
Bref, om Guinea-kusten och Caraibiske öarne. I sammandrag från tyskan af J.H.O. Stockholm, Johan A. Carlbohm, 1795.
Pp. (iv), 222, (2). Contemporary half calf, rubbed, small damage to spine. Small stain to title. A Swedish version of Isert's "Journey to Guinea and the Caribbean Islands in Colombia" (1788) translated from the German by Johan Henrik Olin. A narrative in the form of letters by a Danish doctor serving on the Gold Cost of Africa. Bibl. Danica ii, 416. Cf Sabin 35843 (German edition).
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Book number: 99646
€  190.00 [Appr.: US$ 223.06 | £UK 173.5 | JP• 24676]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, guinea, south america, colombia, travel, voyage, exploration, travels, americana, amerika, west indies,

 
MARMONTEL, JEAN-FRANCOIS:
Incas, eller kejsaredömet Perus förstöring. Two volumes. Stockholm, Henrik Andersson Nordström, 1795âÄď96.
Pp. (ii), 256; (ii), 300. Modern marbled boards, title-labels on spines. Occasionally some light staining. First Swedish edition, originally published in Paris in 1777 and dedicated to the Swedish king Gustav iii. Not in Sabin.
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Book number: 28113
€  180.00 [Appr.: US$ 211.32 | £UK 164.5 | JP• 23377]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, peru, america, americana, south america, travel, travels, voyage, exploration, explore

 
RAMEL, JEAN PIERRE:
Dagbok, öfver franske medborgarne Pichegrus, Barthelemys, m.fl. Den 18 Fructidor (4 Sept.) 1797, skedda deportation til Guyana, deras vistande derstädes och flykt derifrån. Stockholm, Anders Zetterberg, 1799.
Pp. (ii), iv, 122. Modern paper covered boards. A Swedish edition translated from the French of an account of the revolution of the 18th Fructidor, when General Ramel and many Royalists were captured and deported to French Guiana (Cayenne). Cf Sabin 67627.
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Book number: 27011
€  190.00 [Appr.: US$ 223.06 | £UK 173.5 | JP• 24676]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, america, americas, travels, travel, exploration, explore, exploring, voyage, guyana, west indies, sotuh america, americana,

 
RAMEL, JEAN PIERRE:
Journal ou temoignage de l'Adjudant Général Ramel, Commandant de la Garde du Corps legislatif de la Republique francaise, l'un des déportés à la Guyanne après le 18. Fructidor (4 Septbre) 1797... Leipzig 1799.
Pp. viii, 271, (5). With one large folding map. Sewn as issued, uncut in contemporary wrappers, spine detached. General Ramel's account of the condemnation and deportation to French Guiana (Cayenne) in the consequence of the Revolution of the 18th Fructidor in 1797. Sabin 67627.
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Book number: 26004
€  400.00 [Appr.: US$ 469.6 | £UK 365.25 | JP• 51949]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, america, americana, amerique, south america, guiana, cayenne, travel, exploration, voyage, travels,

 
THUNBERG, CARL PETER:
Fauna cayanensis. Dissertation. Resp. Andr. Kjeller. Upsala, Palmblad & Co., 1823.
4to. Pp. (ii), 12. Disbound. First edition. Wood p. 598.
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Book number: 44019
€  280.00 [Appr.: US$ 328.72 | £UK 255.75 | JP• 36364]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, guiana, cayana, south america, america, amerika, americana, fauna, natural history, cayenne

 
THUNBERG, CARL PETER:
Fauna brasiliensis. Dissertation. resp. C.H. Ekstrand. Upsala, Palmblad & Co., 1823.
4to. Pp. (iv), 10. Disbound. Old ownership signature on title. First edition. Marklind p. 148. Wood p. 598.
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Book number: 44018
€  280.00 [Appr.: US$ 328.72 | £UK 255.75 | JP• 36364]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, brazil, brasil, brasilian, brazilian, south america, america, amerika, americana, flora, natural history, exploration

 
VON ZIMMERMANN, EBERT AUGUST WILHELM:
Brasilien, enligt de nyaste och saekraste underraettelser. Joenkoeping, Joh. Pehr Lundstrom (Lundström), 1809.
12mo. Pp. (viii), 179, (33). Original printed wrappers, damaged. Translated into Swedish by P. Georg Scheutz.
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Book number: 15093
€  160.00 [Appr.: US$ 187.84 | £UK 146.25 | JP• 20779]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, america, amerika, amerikana, brasil, brazil, s√ľdamerika, amerique du sud

 
ZIMMERMANN, EBERT AUGUST WILHELM VON:
Guiana, Peru, Paraguay och Tukuman. Stockholm 1819.
12mo. Pp. (iv), 368, (2). With 5 engraved plates. Contemporary half calf gilt. A nice copy. ("Jorden och Dess Invånare VI" ).
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Book number: 199
€  130.00 [Appr.: US$ 152.62 | £UK 118.75 | JP• 16883]
Catalogue: South America
Keywords: South America, america, amerika, amerikana, guiana, peru, paraguay, tukuman, s√ľdamerika, amerique du sud

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