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Relation abrégée d'un voyage fait dans l'interieur de l'Amérique méridionale

Depuis la côte de la mer du Sud, jusqu'aux côtes du Brésil & de la Guiane, en descendant la riviere des Amazones; lûe à l'Assemblée publique de l'Académie des sciences, le 28. avril 1745

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This edition was published in by chez la veuve Pissot, quay de Conti, a la Croix d'Or in A Paris.

Written in French / français

216 pages

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Relation abrégée d'un voyage fait dans l'interieur de l'Amérique méridionale

Depuis la côte de la mer du Sud, jusqu'aux côtes du Brésil & de la Guiane, en descendant la riviere des Amazones; lûe à l'Assemblée publique de l'Académie des sciences, le 28. avril 1745

This edition was published in by chez la veuve Pissot, quay de Conti, a la Croix d'Or in A Paris.


Edition Notes

Attributed to Charles-Marie de la Condamine by Alden, Cioranescu and Moraes.

The "Lettre a Madame * sur l'emeute populaire excitee en la ville de Cuenca au Perou, le 29. d'août 1739", [Paris: chez la veuve Pissot?], 1746, is sometimes bound with this edition of La Condamine's Relation; it is unclear whether the "Lettre" was issued with a "second issue" of the Relation in 1746.

Signatures: pi² (pi1, pi2 versos blank) a⁸ A-N⁸ O⁴ (O3 signed as Oiiij) chi²

Errata: p. 216.

Engraved printer's ornament on title page; head pieces; initials.

Alden, J.E. European Americana, 745/115.

Cioranescu, A. 18.s., 35368.

Rodrigues, J.C. Bib. brasiliense, 700.

Moraes, R.B. de Bib. Brasiliana (1983 ed.), I:378.

Palau y Dulcet (2. ed.) 129370.

Brown, J.C. Cat., 1493-1800, III:797.

John Carter Brown Library copy 1 bound separately.

John Carter Brown Library copy 1 half bound in contemporary calf and marbled boards, with stamped coat of arms belonging to John Stuart, Earl of Bute.

Provenance of the John Carter Brown Library copy 1: section of John Earl of Bute's armorial bookplate pasted to verso of the page leaf; same coat of arms stamped into front and back boards.

John Carter Brown Library copy 2 bound as 1st item of 2 with copy 1 of : Lettre a Madame * sur l'emeute populaire excitee en la ville de Cuenca au Perou, le 29. d'août 1739, [Paris: chez la veuve Pissot?], 1746.

John Carter Brown Library copy 2 bound in full contemporary mottled calf.

John Carter Brown Library copy 2 has engraved plate belonging to "Lettre a Madame sur l'emeute populaire excitee en la ville de Cuenca au Perou, le 29. d'août 1739" bound as frontipiece; the Privilege, p. [1-4], 4th count, misbound after p. 108 of "Lettre a Madame "

Other Titles
Voyage de la riviere des Amazones.

The Physical Object

Pagination
[4], xvj, 216, [4] p., [1] folded leaf of plates :
Number of pages
216

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25672691M
Internet Archive
relationabrgedun00laco_0
LC Control Number
02029964
OCLC/WorldCat
234316099

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