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HISTORIA NATURAL,
Gumilla, José.

HISTORIA NATURAL,

Civil y Geografica de las Naciones situadas en las Riberas del Rio Orinoco. Barcelona: Imprenta de la Viuda e Hijos de J. Subirana 1882.
2 vols. in 1. 253pp. + [iii] + 254pp. + [ii]. Spanish text. Ex.-Bibliotheca Collegeii with sm. ink stamp to verso of t.p., sm. inscription, closed tear to verso of t.p. and half title repaired, lightly browned throughout, leather backed marbled boards, boards sl. rubbed with sl. wear to extremities, blind ruling and gilt title to faded spine, blind embossed stamp to tail of spine with darkened stain around. La Verdadera Ciencia Espanola. José Gumilla (1686–1750) was a Jesuit priest who wrote a natural history of the Orinoco River region.
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