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Creator:
Wied, Maximilian, Prinz von, 1782-1867.
Title:
Reise in das innere Nord-America in den Jahren 1832 bis 1834 / von Maximilian Prinz zu Wied.
Alternate Title(s):
Atlas cover title: Reise des Prinsen Maximilian von Wied durch Nord-Amerika, atlas CtY-BR (copy 1)
Published/Created:
Coblenz : Bei J. Hoelscher, 1839-1841.
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 35 cm. + atlas of plates (2 v. : col. ill.)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
AmVa 1788
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BEIN ZZc20 839wi copy 1: Plates are colored.
BEIN ZZc20 839wi copy 2: Plates are uncolored. Bookplate: From the library of Dr. Otto L. Schmidt, 1863-1935, Chicago. Acquired with: Wied, Maximilian. ALS to [Samuel G. Morton]. Neuwied : 1841 Feb. 20. 2 L., and a transcript in an unidentified hand, 2 L. (WA MSS S-2144;W634).
BEIN 2003 Folio 86: Unbound sheets; plates are uncolored. With 8 original printed wrappers for text, for Hefts 3-4, 5, 6-7, 12-13, 14, 15-17, 18, 19-20; Heft numbers written on wrappers in ms. All plates (both Kupfern and Vignetten) unbound in 10 original printed wrappers for Hefts 1-2, 3-4, 5, 6-7, 8-11, 12-13, 14, 15-17, 18, 19-20; Heft numbers written on wrappers in ms.; number of plates in each wrapper also written in ms.; printed title on wrappers is: Kupfer zu Prinz Maximilians von Wied Reise durch Nord-Amerika. Bookplate of Paul Mellon.
Illustrated by Karl Bodmer.
"Mit 48 Kupfern, 33 Vignetten, vielen Holzschnitten und einer Charte."
"Verzeichniss der resp. Herren Subscribenten": Bd. 2, p. [v]-xvi.
Atlas contents: [I]. Kupfern -- [II]. Vignetten.
BAC: British Art Center copy: 3 Volumes. First German edition. Two small folio volumes of text with color plates. Has only the 48 tabs in atlas. The vignettes are bound with text. Large paper text. Untrimmed. Atlas. 3/4 black calf (Text and Atlas). In three blue cloth box-cases. Text: a.e. speckled black. Color plates, tables. Spine height: 14 1/2 inches (on spine: Maximilian PRINZ ZU WIED/REISE in Nord-America. 1/2). Box-case, ht: 16 1/8 inches (blue leather label: MAXIMILIAN PRINZ ZU WIED/REISE IN DAS INNERE NORD-AMERICA/VOL. I/II/COBLENZ, 1839-1841). Atlas title: KUPFER ZU PRINZ MANIMILIANS VON WIED REISE durch NORD-AMERICA. Ausgabe. Color plates, folding color map. Spine height: 17 5/8 inches (on front cover: ATLAS ZUR REISE IN NORD-AMERICA VON MAXIMILIAN PRINZ ZU WIED). Box-case, ht: 25 15/16 inches (blue leather label: MAXIMILIAN PRINZ ZU WIED/REISE IN DAS INNERE NORD-AMERICA/ATLAS/COBLENZ, 1839-1841).
Subject Terms:
Indians of North America -- Languages.
Indians of North America.
Mellon, Paul -- Bookplate.
Natural history -- United States.
Schmidt, Otto L., 1863-1935 -- Bookplate.
United States -- Description and travel.
Form/Genre:
Subscription lists (Publishing) -- Germany -- Koblenz -- 1839-1841.
Contributors:
Bodmer, Karl, 1809-1893, ill.
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