Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

Illustrations De L'Afrique Ou Histoire, Moeurs, Usages Et Coutumes Des Africains. Le Senegal. 3 Volumes by Rene Claude Geoffroy de Villeneuve - Hardcover - 1814-01-01 - from SequiturBooks (SKU: 1411040057)

Illustrations De L'Afrique Ou Histoire, Moeurs, Usages Et Coutumes Des Africains. Le Senegal. 3 Volumes

Click for full-size.

Illustrations De L'Afrique Ou Histoire, Moeurs, Usages Et Coutumes Des Africains. Le Senegal. 3 Volumes

by Rene Claude Geoffroy de Villeneuve

  • Used
  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Boonsboro, Maryland
Item Price:
$735.00
$4.00 shipping to USA
Standard Delivery: 3 to 10 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

Paris : Nepveu, 1814-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. 3 Volume set. 18mo. French. Tomes, 1, 2 et 3. viii, 174p.; 176p; 222p; 29 hand colored plates, 2 folding maps. Bound in contemporary quarter green Moroccan leather over ornate tooled green cloth. Gilt spine. Page ends washed yellow. Good bindings and covers. Wear to extremities. Scattered foxing. Bookplate of Marcellus Schlimovich on inside boards. Stamp of the "Sociedad Hebraica Argentina/Colecolon M. Schlimovich at last leaf. Brunet I, 1226; Gay 233; Colas 1219; Lipperheide 1579; Barbier I. <br> The Engravings of Africans and scenes from Africa in this edition were later used in Shoberl's Africa volumes of Acherman's The World in Miniature series, published in 1821. <br><br> Additional provenance: "Marcelo "Marcellus" Schlimovich arrived in Argentina before World War II. He was a bookseller and an antique dealer who was well known in Buenos Aires in the 1940s and 1950s." - Glenn Horowitz.

Reviews

Review this book and you'll be entered for a chance to win $50!

(Log-in or create an account first!)

You're rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

Bookseller
SequiturBooks US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1411040057
Title
Illustrations De L'Afrique Ou Histoire, Moeurs, Usages Et Coutumes Des Africains. Le Senegal. 3 Volumes
Author
Rene Claude Geoffroy de Villeneuve
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Paris : Nepveu
Date published
1814-01-01
Bookseller catalogs
African History;
Note

Terms of Sale

SequiturBooks

Customers may return ordered books for any reason within 14 days of receipt. We will pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error. Shipping fees and handling fees may be charged to the customer if the return is the result of customer error. Open box charges may be applied for new books that are opened by customers (i.e. the shrink wrap is removed or there is obvious signs of wear.)

About the Seller

SequiturBooks

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since: 2008
Boonsboro, Maryland
Ask Seller a Question

About SequiturBooks

Sequitur Books is an independent academic bookstore. We pride ourselves on a thought provoking selection, with extensive collections in philosophy, history, social science, African studies, Near Eastern studies, and physical science. Our motto, "For every person, a good book!"

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
miniature
A book that is less then 3 inches in width and ...[more]

This Book’s Categories

tracking-