FIRST EDITION OF RUSSELL’S A VISIT TO CHILE AND THE NITRATE FIELDS OF TARAPACÁ, 1890, WITH TWO FOLDING COLOR MAPS AND 19 PLATES BY MELTON PRIOR
RUSSELL, William Howard. Visit to Chile and the Nitrate Fields of Tarapaca. London, 1890.
First edition of this fascinating travel narrative about turn of the 20th century Chile, with a special focus on industry, with two folding color maps of Chile, 19 illustrated plates of views and important sites, and numerous other in-text illustrations, in original cloth. $1800.