Bilder Atlas Sirbenter Band Ethnographie, F.A. Brockhaus, Leipzig, c1850, pp41, some lithographic color.
A rare and fascinating ethnographic atlas of the foreign cultures, each page giving illustrations of native garb, art, tools, dwellings, and physical characteristics. Each page shows many scenes which typify the native culture, spanning all around the globe. From the nomads of the Sahara, to Japan, to Polynesia to the Plains Indians, this offers an interesting overview, complimented by a world ethnographic map at the end. Condition is very good, with a fine and strong binding.