Paris: Ménard et Desenne, 1825. Thirty volumes; 12mo (17.5cm.); uniformly bound in contemporary tree calf-patterned paste paper-covered boards, tan and pale green gilt spine lables, all edges speckled blue; engraved portrait frontispiece in Vol. 1, plates with tissues guards throughout. A folio atlas volume was also issued with this set, not present here. General shelf wear including tiny chip at spine crown of Vol. 1, spine labels uniformly dried and a bit rubbed, some foxing to textblocks, else a Very Good attractive set overall. Massive and encyclopedic history of exploration containing "all the early voyages to America" (SABIN 38632).