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Creator:
Schmidtmeyer, Peter.
Title(s):

Travels into Chile, over the Andes, in the years 1820 and 1821 : with some sketches of the productions and agriculture : mines and metallurgy : inhabitants, history, and other features, of America : particularly of Chile, and Arauco : illustrated with thirty plates : plans of Santiago, the capital of Chile : and of the post road across the Pampas : itineraries, &c. / by Peter Schmidtmeyer.

Published/Created:
London : Printed by S. McDowall, 95, Leadenhall Street, for the author and published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, & Green, Paternoster Row, 1824.
Physical Description:
378, [2] p., [29] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
F2223 .S36 1824+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
First issued in 1822 under title "Travels to Chile over the Andes in the years 1820 and 1821" with 14 plates and 240 pages of text.
BEIN Beckford 345: William Beckford's copy, with his penciled notes.
BEIN Beckford 345: Imperfect: partly stained.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 715
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy.
Includes index.
Illustrations by George Scharf and Agostino Aglio; after Peter Schmidtmeyer and James Paroissien.
Illustrations printed by Rowney & Forster, N. Chater & Co., M. Motte & Co., and J. Boosey & Co.
Subject Terms:
Andes -- Description and travel.
Argentina -- Description and travel.
Beckford, William, 1760-1844 -- Binding (BEIN Beckford 345).
Chile -- Description and travel.
J. Boosey & Co. -- Printer.
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green -- Publisher.
M. Motte & Co. -- Printer.
N. Chater & Co. -- Printer.
Rowney & Forster -- Printer.
South America -- Description and travel.
Voyages and travels.
Form/Genre:
Lithographs -- 1824.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1824.
Contributors:
Schmidtmeyer, Peter, ill.
Pariossien, James, 1783-1827, ill.
Scharf, George, 1788-1860, engraver.
Aglio, Agostino, 1777-1857, engraver.
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