Item #5000539 Le Vieux Honfleur et ses Marins. Biographies et Récits Maritimes. Charles BREARD.

Le Vieux Honfleur et ses Marins. Biographies et Récits Maritimes.

Rouen: Imprimerie Cagniard, 1897.

Octavo, with an etched frontispiece by Courboin; a good copy, edges uncut and partly unopened, original printed wrappers.

Normandy sailors

Scarce collection of material on the sailors of the great explorers' port of Honfleur in Normandy, including a biography of the shadowy figure of Paulmier de Gonneville, the early sixteenth century navigator (whose house still stands, empty, outside Honfleur), who claimed to have sailed to the southern continent.

Scarce collection of material on the sailors of the great explorers' port of Honfleur in Normandy, including a biography of the shadowy figure of Paulmier de Gonneville, the early sixteenth century navigator (whose house still stands, empty, outside Honfleur), who claimed to have sailed to the southern continent.

Condition Report: Wrappers just a little chipped at edges.

Price (AUD): $365.00

US$235.30   Other currencies

Ref: #5000539

Condition Report