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Voyages de Corneille Le Brun la Moscovie, en Perse, et aux Indes Orientales... On ya a ajoute la conte qu'a suivie Mr. Isbrants, ambassadeur de Moscovie, entraversant la Russie & la Tartarie, pour se rendre a la Chine. Et quelques remarques contre Mrs. Chardin & Kempfer
Bib ID 729310
Format BookBook
Author
Bruyn, Cornelis de, 1652-1727
 
Description Amsterdam : Chez les freres Wetstein, 1718 
2 v. (469 p.), [180] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., maps, port. ; 34 cm. (fol.) 
Notes

Title in red and black.

Title vignette.

On p. 347 of v. 2 is a picture of a kangaroo, believed to be the first sketched from real life. Le Brun saw it in the garden of the Governor of Java.

With the inscription A fr(?) Bidaud.

Contains the Petherick collection stamp.

Subjects Voyages and travels.  |  Middle East -- Description and travel.  |  Soviet Union -- Description and travel.  |  Iran -- Description and travel.  |  East Indies -- Description and travel.  |  18th century -- Voyages and travels.
Other authors/contributors Chardin, John, Sir, 1643-1713  |  Ides, Evert Ysbrands  |  Kaempfer, Engelbert, 1651-1716

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