BIBLIS. ÅRSBOK 1990.
Jonsson, Gunilla (editor)
Text in Swedish. Two articles: one on book art and museums by Magdalena Gram, with black and white illustrations. Summary in German. The second article, on the use of Turkish and marbled paper, by Sten G. Lindberg with 29 color plates. Summary in English. Notes and bibliography.
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NARRATIVE OF A VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD
by Arago, J[acques Etienne Victor]
First edition in English (Ferguson 885; Hill, page 10).Translated from French. Arago was draftsman to the expedition. Frontispiece map of the world showing route of voyage. Report to the Academy of Sciences on the General Results of the Expediton prefixed. With 26 full-page plates by the author. Table of three appendices include study of vocabularies of native people encountered, list of officers of the Uranie, and weather observations in ports visited. Bookseller's advertisement and invoice laid in. Pencil notations and bookseller's ticket on front pastedown. Map and two plates folded at the bottom to fit. Light foxing and small tears to a couple of the plates. Text and illustrations clean.