Brazil and the Brazilians, portrayed in historical and descriptive sketches. Sixth edition, revised and enlarged.
Boston, Little, Brown, and Company, 1866.
8vo. viii pp., pp. 3-640. With frontispiece, 17 plates, 2 maps (1 folding), & numerous vignettes in the text. Original publishers' green cloth. Ownership stamp on prelim. p., some offsetting, otherwise a good copy.
This edition of Kidder and Fletcher’s famous work is the first to include a letter from Sir Richard Burton on p. 633, not mentioned by Penzer (An annotated bibliography of Sir Richard Francis Burton) about the reported existence of a volcano in southern Brazil.
Sabin 24723. Berger, Bibliogr. do Rio de Janeiro (1980), 250.