Guide for Brazil and River Plate [cover title]. Guide for the South American Route, For the Information of Tourists and Passengers
London: Royal Mail Steam Packet Company.
Hardcover. Very good. Square 16mo, 112 pp, plus  blank pages at the back for memoranda and log; many photographic illustrations, including 2 folding panoramas, a folding color map and a table of distances. Early owner's inscription on the front free endpaper; short tear to the fold of one parorama; all else very good or better in original green cloth. The "South American Route" begins in Spain and Portugal, proceeding to Madeira, Teneriffe, St. Vincent, Fernando de Noronha, Pernambuco, Bahia, Rio, Santos, Sao Paolo, Monte Video, Buenos Ayres, etc. Descriptive information (history, commerce, landscape, tourist excursions, etc) is provided on each locale. There is also a list at the end of more than 50 books on South America recommended for the education of travelers, including works of history and geography, fiction, travel narratives, dictionaries, emigrant's guides, and statistics on commerce and natural resources. An uncommon guidebook; 7 copies located in OCLC.