Trois Voyages au Canada, publies par Bertrand Guegan. Jacques Cartier Voyages faits en la Nouvelle France en 1534 et 1536. S. de Champlain Voyages faits en la Nouvelle France en 1608 et 1611. Fr. Gabriel Sagard. Le Grand Voyage fait au Pays des Hurons en l'an 1624. Collection voyages et decouvertes.

Paris. Editions du Carrefour. [1929]. sm4to. 24x 19cm, viii,270p. with numerous plates and illustrations (includes maps, facsimiles, music), large rear folding map, title vignette, original grey printed wraps, spine cap cracked else a near fine clean copy. (Cdn). Item #40305

Excellent reproductions of the early illustrations. T.P.L. 4 658. Contains reproductions of title pages. The text is a modernization of earlier texts: Cartier (1598 and 1545), Champlain (1632). The illustrations are from books published between 1558 and 1758 and include Champlain's Carte de la nouvelle France (1632). "This map became the type for all others during nearly a century and was only superseded by more accurate surveys after 1700"

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