Historiisch & Genealogischer Kalender auf das Gemein Jahr 1818 Mit Kupfern
Kön: Preuß, 1818. An attractive small genealogical calendar. Text in German. Recent half buckram binding with blue marbled boards. All edges gilt. Folding map of Brazil to the frontis (Hand coloured in outline). (21.5 x 18.5cm). Engraved title page. Page for each month of year with engraved plate for each. Plates are all showing scenes of life and nature in Brazil. There follows a lengthy account of Brazil. Next there is and extensive genealogical section devoted to people in Europe. Finally is a long section devoted to geographical information, distances between towns etc.
[XII], [viii], 1-183, 1-96, 1-111 pp.
130 by 90mm (5 by 3½ inches).
Condition: The covers are clean and tidy with a touch of rubbing to the edge only. Internally spotless. The map and plates are in immaculate condition.