LAFITAU, JOSEPH-FRANCOIS. 1670-1740.
Histoire des decouvertes et conquestes des Portugais dans le nouveau monde. Paris: Saugrain, Coignard, 1733.
2 volumes. 4to (254 x 184 mm). , xxiv, 616, ; 693,  pp. Frontispiece, folding engraved map and 14 additional engraved plates (one folding). Modern cloth. Spotting to ends and intermittently within, some very minor offsetting, bookplates partially removed from title versos (with loss to 1 letter on vol 1 title), edge-wear to folding map, lacking half-titles.
FIRST EDITION. European Americana 733/146; Sabin 38591.
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