Versailles, Dept. de la Marine, 1768/1773. 4to. Contemp. boards, later backed with calf. Spine with gilt lettering. Title-page with stamps on foot. Engraved title-page dated 1768. Printed title-page dated 1773. (8),152 pp., large engraved vignette, 34 engraved maps mostly folded, numb. I-XXXIV (XXXIV bound opposite p.111). A faint dampstain at upper part of 2 plates. A few scattered brownspots at end. Otherwise fine.
First edition. Collates as in Sabin, 4552 with the 2 title-pages, where Bellin's name only occurs on the engraved title.