Very Good. 1853. First Edition. Hardcover. Early maps of the Amazon from Commander William Lewis Herndon's 1851 expedition there. Brown stamped cloth with gilt imprint, sunning on edges and spine. The three folded maps tipped in are 1. Map of the valley of the Amazon, 17" x 24"; colored borders, one fold split. 2. Plan del curso de los Rios Huallaga y Ucayali y de la pampa del Sacramento, from a 1790 map, 15" x 10 1/2"; clean. 3. Map of the rivers Huallaga, Ucayali & Amazon : from the observations of Lieut. Wm. Herndon U. S. N. 25" x 61"; light soil and fold toning. ; 9" x 5 1/2" . (Inventory #: 011597)
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