São Paulo: Metalivros, 2001. b/w and color plates, b/w frontis., ports., maps, bio., facs., draws., bibl., illus. endpapers, pict. d.j. in cardboard box. Item #63641
Hartt's life (New Brunswick, 1840-Rio de Janeiro, 1878) and his important role in Brazilian geology are revealed in 180 plates of great scientific, artistic, documental and iconographic interest, almost all of which are seen here for the first time. Much information on the North American expeditions to Brazil at the time of the Emperor Pedro II. Presents an artisitic and condensed version of a larger work by the author. ENGLISH AND PORTUGUESE TEXT.