London, South Kensington
16 February 2006
WALLACE, Alfred Russel (1823-1913). A Narrative of Travels on the Amazon and Rio Negro, with an account of the native tribes. London: Reeve and Co., 1853. 8°. Tinted lithographed frontispiece, 8 wood-engraved plates, one map and one folding letterpress table (title and frontispiece stamped and spotted, mainly marginal thumb-soiling or spotting in text, occasional stains). Contemporary half morocco (very rubbed, remenants of adhesive tape at bottom of covers), top edges gilt. Provenance: Repton School (bookplate). Borba de Moraes p.933.
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