Researches, concerning the institutions & monuments of the ancient inhabitants of America...Vol. 2 / written in French by Alexander de Humboldt, & translated into English by Helen Maria Williams

Maker and role
Author: Alexander Humboldt (b.1769, d.1859)
Translator: Helen Williams (b.1762, d.1827)
Publisher: Longman Hurst Rees
Production date
1814
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Production place
London/England
Description
Outlines research on the early Indians of central and South America. Part of a multi volume set.
Object type
Media/materials description
1/2 leather bound; marbled boards; gilt design and lettering spine; marbled textblock edge
Measurements
324 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
Measurements
0 - Whole = Height x Width x Depth (mm) = 225 x 25 x 145mm
Other name and type
Variant title: Researches concerning the institutions and monuments of the ancient inhabitants of America
Subtitle: : with descriptions & views of some of the most striking scenes in the Cordilleras!
Subjects
Indians of Mexico - Antiquities
Indians of South America - Andes - Antiquities
Accession number
A149.170

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