Item #5000322 Le Continent Austral: Hypothèses et Découvertes. Armand RAINAUD.
Le Continent Austral: Hypothèses et Découvertes.

Le Continent Austral: Hypothèses et Découvertes.

Paris: Armand Colin, 1893.

Large octavo, diagrams, a fine copy in quarter calf.

Early concepts and later discoveries

Scarce: a very substantial work on the geography and early discoveries in Australia, including discussion of early theoretical ideas dating back to Greek and Roman classical theorists.

Scarce: a very substantial work on the geography and early discoveries in Australia, including discussion of early theoretical ideas dating back to Greek and Roman classical theorists.

Provenance: Fleury Vindry (French historian; author's presentation inscription to him; bookplate).

Ferguson, 14688.

Price (AUD): $475.00

US$317.99   Other currencies

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