Refine search resultsSkip to search results
Germany. Unbound. c. 1840. Original German engraved vignettes arranged around a coloured scene of Nukahiva, Marquesas Island, depicting 10 scenes of animals, peoples & landscapes of South Pacific including Pitcairn, Caroline & the Sandwich Islands. Free-floating but protected by mount & mylar. Size of image 330mm x 270mm, with mat...
London: S. Robinson, 1830. 8vo. Half Calf. Includes "A New Series, December 31, 1829" pp 617-671 and "Improved Series, January 31, 1830" pp 396.Intact with stunning coloured plates. Half calf and marbled boards. Gilt decoration and red title label to spine. Marbled endpapers. Inscription to flyleaf. Front hinge loosening but binding still firm. Very rare.
Paris: 1833. Unbound. Framed orig, coloured engraving showing Le Chef Palou, recevant les Officiers de l'Etat-major de l'Astrolabe (Tonga-Tabou). Plat No. 68 from 'Voyage de la corvette l'Astrolabe. Atlas historique'. Size of image 340mm x 265mm, with mat, 480mm x 420mm). A very handsome framed engraving.
Unbound. c. 1835. Lithograph depicting D'Urville's bombardment of the sacred burial site of Maufanga in the attempt to release French prisoners. Size of image 234mm x 362mm, full size 345mm x 485mm. Pale staining outside image where mounting has been removed. A very good original hand-coloured lithograph. Rare. 0.
Paris. SAINSON, Louis Auguste De. Unbound. 1836-39. Orig coloured French lithograph showing an abandoned Maori pa on the eastern headland of Paroa Bay, Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Plate No. 52 from D'Urville's Voyage 1836-9.. Image size 310mm x 245mm, with mat 540mm x 430mm. A rare coloured lithograph 0.