Voyage d'un Américain a Londres, ou Esquisses sur les Moeurs Anglaises et Américaines . . WASHINGTON IRVING.

Voyage d'un Américain a Londres, ou Esquisses sur les Moeurs Anglaises et Américaines . . .

Publisher: Paris: Chez Ponthieu, 1822.
Edition: One of two editions of French translations of The Sketch Book that were issued in 1822, its first year of publication in France; priority between the two is not known.
Bibliographical References: Langfeld & Blackburn, page 67.
Condition: Calf somewhat rubbed; some light foxing; very good copy.
Book ID: 15368

Description

2 vols, 8vo, contemporary purple quarter calf, marbled paper boards, gilt lettering. Half-titles present.

Comments

¶ Apparently translated from the 1820 London edition published by Miller and Murray, which includes two sketches (“Traits of Indian Character” and “Philip of Pokanoket”) not present in the earlier American edition.

Price: $450.00

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