• 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 302

    SACK, Baron Albert von (d. 1828). A Narrative of A Voyage to Surinam; of a Residence there during 1805, 1806 and 1807; and of the Author's Return to Europe by Way of North America. London: G. and W. Nicol, 1810.

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    SACK, Baron Albert von (d. 1828). A Narrative of A Voyage to Surinam; of a Residence there during 1805, 1806 and 1807; and of the Author's Return to Europe by Way of North America. London: G. and W. Nicol, 1810.

    4o (255 x 205 mm). Engraved frontispiece, engraved title, one engraved map and one engraved plate (engraved title slightly cropped at lower margin, some light browning). Modern half morocco. Provenance: Marguerite Storrs and James William Yates (bookplate).
    FIRST EDITION. Includes interesting descriptions of many of the West Indian Islands. See follwing lot. Sabin 74750.


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