Sale: 509 / Rare Books, Nov. 30. 2020 in Hamburg Lot 198

 
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George Catlin
North American Indians. 2 Bände + 1 Beigabe, 1848.
Estimate: € 1,000 / $ 1,170
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Lot description
George Catlin
Illustrations of the manners, customs, and condition of the North American Indians .. written during eight years of travel and adventure among the wildest and most remarkable tribes now existing. 7th edition. 2 Bände. London, H. G. Bohn 1848.

Eines der wichtigsten Werke des 19. Jahrhunderts über die Indianer Nordamerikas.

"One of the the most original, authentic, and popular works on the object. Humboldt characterizes the author as 'one of the most admirable observers of manners who ever lived among the aborigines of America'" (Sabin) - Die Tafeln mit Landschaften, Porträts, Jagdszenen, Waffen, Sitten und Gebräuchen u. a.

EINBAND: Orig.-Leinenbände mit Goldprägung. 26,5 : 17,5 cm. - ILLUSTRATION: Mit gest. Frontispiz, 176 Stahlstich-Tafeln mit 312 Abbildungen und 3 (1 gefalt.) gest. Karten. - KOLLATION: VIII, 264 S.; VIII, 266 S. - ZUSTAND: Gebräunt und tlw. fleckig. Einbände mit Gebrauchspuren, Rücken tlw. beschädigt. - PROVENIENZ: Beide Werke mit Exlibris Eckhard Günther sowie handschriftlichen Besitzvermerken.
LITERATUR: Sabin 11537. - Vgl. Howes C 241 und Lipperheide Mc 8.
Dabei: Antonio de Solis , The History of the Conquest of Mexico by the Spaniards. Done into English from the original Spanish .. by Th. Townsend. Mit gestochenem Porträt (H. Cortès), 6 Faltkupfern und 2 (1 gef.) Kupferstich-Karten von J. Clark u. a. London T. Woodward 1624. Lederband der Zeit (Rücken erneuert). 35,5 : 24 cm. 9 Bll., 163, 252, 152 S. - Palau 318693. - Sabin 86447. - Erste englische Ausgabe. - Unter den Kupfern 2 Ansichten von Mexiko und Tezuco. Mit Subskribentenverzeichnis. - Porträt etw. gebräunt und fleckig, sonst sauberes Exemplar auf besserem Papier.
7th edition of the very popular and authentic work about North American Indians. With engr. frontispiece, 176 plates in steel engraving with 312 illustrations (with landscapes, portraits, weapons, hunting scenes, customs etc.) and 3 (1 folding) engr. maps. Orig. cloth with gilt decoration. - Browned and partly stained. Bindings with traces of use, spines partly damaged. - 1 addition.

 


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