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Domenech, Emmanuel, 1826–1903

Seven years' residence in the great deserts of North America / by the abbé Em. Domenech, Apostolical Missionary, Canon of Montpellier, member of the Pontifical Academy Tiberina, and of the Geographical and Ethnographical Societies of France, &c. ; illustrated with fifty-eight woodcuts by A. Joliet, three plates of ancient Indian music, and a map showing the actual situation of the Indian tribes and the country described by the author ; in two volumes.

London : Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts, 1860.
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill., map, music ; 22 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
F593 .D653 1860
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Tinted wood-engravings (one or two tints), some with tinted margins. Wood engravings by Auguste Joliet.
Printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New Street Square.
French translation issued in 1862: Voyage pittoresque dans les grands déserts du nouveau monde.
Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, 20554
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 664
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in gilt-stamped tree calf; marbled edges; rebacked.
Subject Terms:
Indians of North America -- West (U.S.)
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
Wood engravings -- 1860.
Wood engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1860.
Joliet, Auguste, 1839-1915, engraver.
Longman, Green, Longman & Roberts, publisher.
Spottiswoode & Co., printer.

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