HARTT: EXPEDIÇÕES PELO BRASIL IMPERIAL/EXPEDITIONS IN IMPERIAL BRAZIL 1865-1878 Prefácio/Preface: Lucas Mendes. Textos adicionais/Additional texts: Sergio Burgi, Vera Maria Fonseca.
Place Published: São Paulo
Date Published: 2001
Book Id: 63641
b/w and color plates, b/w frontis., ports., maps, bio., facs., draws., bibl., illus. endpapers, pict. d.j. in cardboard box.
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.