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Ueber die Riesen in Patagonien, ein Sendschreiben an den Herrn Doctor Maty: (Lettre au Docteur Maty, Secretaire de la Societe Royale de Londres, sur les Geants Patagons) by Gabriel Francois Coyer - 1st Edition  - 1769 - from Tarrington Books and Biblio.com

Ueber die Riesen in Patagonien, ein Sendschreiben an den Herrn Doctor Maty: (Lettre au Docteur Maty, Secretaire de la Societe Royale de Londres, sur les Geants Patagons)

by Gabriel Francois Coyer

Condition: Very Good


Danzig [Gdansk]: Daniel Ludwig Wedel, 1769. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4.25 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Recent quarter cloth binding with marbled boards, leather title label to spine. Some light foxing to text, marking to final page, Water staining throughout, more pronounced to the first few pages. Title page has been mounted onto another leaf. Single stamp to lower margin of title page. First German language edition of Coyer's 'Lettre au Docteur Maty, Secretaire de la Societe Royale de Londres, sur les Geants Patagons', originally published two years earlier. A satire on the Patagones, a race of Patagonian giants. Rare. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.35; Oceania £10.90; Rest of World £10.55. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.25 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 144
  • Bookseller: Tarrington Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1186E002
  • Title: Ueber die Riesen in Patagonien, ein Sendschreiben an den Herrn Doctor Maty: (Lettre au Docteur Maty, Secretaire de la Societe Royale de Londres, sur les Geants Patagons)
  • Author: Gabriel Francois Coyer
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Daniel Ludwig Wedel
  • Place: Danzig [Gdansk]
  • Date published: 1769
  • Keywords: German language, Argentina, Argentinien, South America, Chile, Indians, South America, South American, Patagonian, Patagon, Patagones, Patagonian giants Travel_Exploration/South_America
  • Bookseller catalogs: Travel: Americas; German Language;
  • Subjects: TRAVEL / North America;
  • Size: 4.25 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm)


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