A set of 6 engravings and drawings on the typical Canary Island clothing published by the English artist, traveler and merchant Alfred Diston, based in Puerto de la Cruz (Tenerife) since 1821.

Each illustration is accompanied by a brief explanatory text, which provides information about the characteristics of its inhabitants and their economy.

Lithographs by William Fisk; after Alfred Diston. Printed by W. Day.

"Part I."--Cover. No more issued. (Abbey)

"Plain paper 9s. India 12. Single plates 1s. 6d." (Cover)

[7] p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 30 cm.

References:

Abbey, J.R. Travel, 75.

Publisher: London : Smith, Elder and Co., 65, Cornhill

Language(s):

English

Contributor(s):

ISBN-10: N/A

Date Added: 2019-06-14

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