Stanford's Compendium of Geography and Travel: Central America, The West Indies and South America
First English edition. Based on Hellwald's 'Die Erde und ihre Völker'. Edited and extended by H.W. Bates. With Ethnological Appendix by A.H. Keane.
xviii, , 571, , 16 pp., 10 col maps (some folding), 16 b/w plates, text illus,, 8vo, orig. dec. cloth, gt, rubbed with some minor wear to extremities. Several maps with short tear to inner margin. Foxing to half-title and to the final few pages of publisher's catalogue at rear, very occasionally elsewhere. Inscribed 'With the publisher's compliments' to title. Vg. From the library of English novelist and philanthropist, Walter Besant (1836-1901) with his book-plate.
Author BATES, HENRY WALTER (ED.)
Publisher Edward Stanford: London