China to Peru over the Andes. A Journey through South America

VINCENT, Lady Ethel Gwendoline, and Sir Henry VINCENT. China to Peru over the Andes. A Journey through South America ... With Reports and Letters on British Interests in Brazil, Argentina, Chili, Peru, Pan…

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VINCENT, Lady Ethel Gwendoline, and Sir Henry VINCENT. China to Peru over the Andes. A Journey through South America ... With Reports and Letters on British Interests in Brazil, Argentina, Chili, Peru, Panama and Venezuela. London, Sampson Low, Marston & Company, [1894].

8vo. Publisher's original yellow cloth, image of travellers amid Andean peaks blocked in black to upper cover, lettered in gilt; pp. xi, 333, [3, advertisements]; 16 plates including some from photographs, one folding colour-printed map; minor rubbing to binding, a few spots internally, but generally a nice copy.
First edition. The book of the authors' "third journey, whereof the furthermost point completed our survey of mankind from China to Peru'". It includes an account of travels through Argentina, Chile, Peru and the West Indies (accounts of China were included in the Vincents' previous books). The appendix to the present work contains useful information on these areas and the Panama Canal.
Palau 369654.

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