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    Pfeiffer, Ida: A LADY'S VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD; A SELECTED TRANSLATION FROM THE GERMAN OF IDA PFEIFFER. BY MRS. PERCY SINNETT. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1852. 12mo. 302 + [10] adv. pp. Original brown cloth (moderately worn and sunned), light to moderate scattered foxing. Good+. The first edition was printed in London the previous year. Ms. Pfeiffer did indeed travel round the world, and provides her observations; most interesting are her reports of South America, particularly Rio de Janeiro, where "there is nothing to offer compensation for the disagreeable and repulsive sights that meet your eyes at every turn." FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. Sabin 61338.

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