Les Incas, Ou La Destruction De L'Empire Du Perou; Par M. Marmontel, Historiographe de France, l'un des quarante de l'Academie Francoise. Tome Second
Place Published: A Liege
Publisher: Chez Bassompierre, fils, Imprimeur-Libraire
Date Published: 1777
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 38329
278pp. Octavo [20 cm] Mottled brown leather. Marbled endpapers. Fair condition only. The front cover and the front free endsheet are completely detached but present. A large portion of the leather backstrip has been chipped away. The underlying boards are exposed along the edges. There is a brief contemporary notation on the title page. Odd volume, volume 2 only. As is.
An important work on colonialism and the decline of the Incan Empire. The author, Jean-Francois Marmontel was a member of the Encyclopediste movement.