• The Wolfgang A. Herz Library:  auction at Christies

    Sale 2158

    The Wolfgang A. Herz Library: Important Voyages and Travels

    9 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 285

    GRAHAM, Maria (1785-1842). Journal of a Residence in Chile during the year 1822 and a voyage from Chile to Brazil in 1823. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green, 1824.

    Price Realised  

    GRAHAM, Maria (1785-1842). Journal of a Residence in Chile during the year 1822 and a voyage from Chile to Brazil in 1823. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green, 1824.

    4o (279 x 221 mm). Aquatint frontispiece and 13 plates by Edward Finden after Maria Graham. (Some light offsetting.) Late 19th-century half morocco, spine gilt, top edge gilt (some light rubbing).

    FIRST EDITION. One of the most important sources for Chilean history during their war of independence and the early years of the Republic. Abbey Travel 714; Sabin 28234.


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