The Indian tribes of Guiana; Their Condition and Habits. With Researches into Their Past History, Superstitions, Legends, Antiquities, Languages, &c. REV. WILLIAM HENRY BRETT.

The Indian tribes of Guiana; Their Condition and Habits. With Researches into Their Past History, Superstitions, Legends, Antiquities, Languages, &c.

Publisher: London: Bell and Daldy, 1868.
Edition: First edition thus; a smaller version was issued in London in 1851 and New York in 1852.
Bibliographical References: Sabin 7746.
Condition: Cloth a little soiled and rubbed; frontis detached; rear hinge enforced with tape; a good, sound copy.
Book ID: 21716

Description

8vo, original blind-stamped green cloth, gilt lettering. Frontis, folding map, 18 plates, four text illustrations and title-page vignette. Errata slip tipped in.

Comments

Reverent Brett spent 55 years as a missionary in Guyana, dying there in 1886. Ownership label of Henry L. Jost, Jr., Kansas City, on the front paste-down.

Price: $500.00

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