Narrative of a Journey from Constantinople to England

By: Walsh, R. (Rev.)

Price: NZ$700.00

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Spine leather rubbed and deteriorating. Heavy rubbing to leather along the front joint. 1/8" missing to leather along tail end of spine. Moderate foxing to maps and plates. Some repairs to folding map at rear. Gutter broken at rear hinge. Loss of marbled paper from along edges of boards. 19th century engraved bookplate of Thomas Somers Cooks on front endpaper. ; Third Edition. xii, 445, [1] pages + 8 plates + 2 folding maps. Contemporary half calf and marbled boards. Page dimensions: 185 x 111mm. "You request of me to keep a journal, and transmit to you a narrative of my expedition, as you say, through the most desolate countries, and at the most dreary season of the year. I comply with your wishes, not because the countries are at this time nearly as you describe them, but because they present some highly interesting recollections, not only of ancient but of modern times." - page 1. ; 8vo

Title: Narrative of a Journey from Constantinople to England

Author Name: Walsh, R. (Rev.)

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, Frederick Westley and A. H. Davis: 1829

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 11792