Lot 186

America.- Du Boccage (Madame)

La Colombiade ou la foi portée au nouveau monde, FIRST EDITION, engraved frontispiece, title vignette, 10 engraved plates, occasional light toning, some spotting or light foxing, contemporary mottled calf, gilt spine in compartments and with red leather label, marbled endpapers, a.e.r., upper board scuffed, foot of spine chipped, rubbed, [Sabin 21007; Cohen – De Ricci 328], 8vo, Desaint & Saillant, Paris, 1756.

*** An epic poem on Christopher Columbus and the discovery of the New World.

Estimate: £150-£200