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Lot#24 || The Lusiad or The Discovery of India
Luis de Camoens (1809)

6.50 x 4.50 x 1.00 in

Estimate   1,30,000 - ₹ 1,70,000

PROVENANCE
Private Collection
CATALOGUE NOTES
NON EXPORTABLE ITEM
Three Volumes
Printed for Lackington, Allen and Co. London
Translated from the Portuguese version by Luis De Camoens
Historical introduction and notes by William Julius Mickle
The book describes Vasco Da Gama's journey to India. PROVENANCE: Previously owned by art collector Edward Cheney (1803-1884) of Badger Hall, in Shropshire. After his death, his library was sold at Sotheby's Wilkinson & Hodge on June 25, 1886.
PUBLISHED
Yes
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