The New World: The First Pictures of America

By: Lorant, Stefan

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Book Condition: Very Good


1st revised edition; foxing to edges of text block, toning to top edge of boards, name on front paste down, lacking dust jacket.

Reproductions of early illustrations: 42 plates of Theodore de Bry's engravings for his Florida volume, issued in 1591, made after the paintings of Jacques le Moyne de Morgues; 75 watercolors of John White; 23 plates of Theodore de Bry's Engravings for his Virginia volume, issued in 1590, made after the watercolors of John White; and 14 portraits of historical figures. Contains contemporary narratives of the French settlements in Florida, 1562-1565, and the English colonies in Virginia, 1585-1590.

Title: The New World: The First Pictures of America

Author Name: Lorant, Stefan

Categories: Illustration,

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan and Pearce: 1965

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 13721

Keywords: Early American