CHÂTELAIN, Henri Abraham.
PARTICULARITEZ CURIEUSES DE L’ILE DE ST. CHRISTOPHER
This fascinating engraving has three views of St. Kitt’s above, texts in French about St Kitts and the province of Bemarin at centre, and below there are three prints of fishes, birds and insects of the island. Title on top edge. Chatelain’s Atlas Historique in seven volumes, half atlas and half encyclopaedia, was a massive and important work of its time. From the Atlas Historique.
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Copper engraving. Uncoloured. Fine condition Size: 48 x 37 cm.