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GILLISS, JAMES MELVILLE. - Chili: its geography, climate, earthquakes, government, social condition, mineral and agricultural resources, commerce, etc.

Title: Chili: its geography, climate, earthquakes, government, social condition, mineral and agricultural resources, commerce, etc.
Description: Washington, A.O.P. Nicholson, 1855.4to. Contemporary half calf (spine dam., hinges weak). With coloured costume plate, 5 (of 6) tinted lithographed views and 7 maps (3 folding). XIII,556 pp. The U.S. Naval Astronomical Expedition, volume I: Chili. - The US Navy mounted a 4 year long, ambitious expedition to the Southern Hemisphere. The expedition had been requested by the US Congress and had a wide ranging scientific objectives led by James Melville Gilless. The expedition took back to Washington a large number of scientific observations. - (Age-browned). Sabin 27419; Palau 102244; Leclerc 1957

Keywords: America Chili

Price: EUR 238.50 = appr. US$ 259.21 Seller: Gert Jan Bestebreurtje Rare Books (NVvA/ILAB)
- Book number: 9690

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