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Journal of a Tour in the Levant.
London John Murray 1820
First edition Three volumes bound in six, pp.xxiii, [i], 224; (225)-480; vi, 320; (321)-608; vi, 272; (273)- 546, errata leaf. Eighteen (of 21) plates, 2 folding, 5 in colour, 2 folding maps. An interleaved set, heavily annotated in ink on the interleaves and end-papers. Lacking three plates: Armenian Convent from volume 2; Smyrna & Patmos from volume 3. Overall in very good condition, with a occasional light foxing. Bound in modern boards.
Abbey 375; Blackmer 1687; Ibrahim-Hilmy II p. 97
An attractive association copy.
The Spirit of the East, illustrated in a Journal of Travels through Roumeli during an eventful period.
London: Henry Colburn 1838
First edition Two volumes, pp.xxxi, 456, plan; vii, 443. A very good set bound in contemporary half calf, marbled boards. Without half-titles. Armorial bookplate of Baldwin Wake Walker.
Scarce first edition of della Valle
De' Viaggi di Pietro della Valle, il pellegrino.
Descritti da lui medesimo in lettere familiari all'erudito suo amico Mario Schipano. Parte prima, cioè la Turchia. Rome Vitale Mascardi 1650
First edition. Small 4to, pp.16, (19)-780, [30, index]. Lacks the privilege leaf and second title-page. Contemporary half vellum over marbled boards, spine lettered in ink. Edges a little rubbed, small hole in spine, bibliographical notes on verso of front endpaper, small library stamp on title-page, occasional light foxing. Overall a very good copy.
Smitskamp PO 229
The Blackmer copy.
Les Voyages du Marquis de Nointel (1670-1680).
L'Odyssee d'un Ambassadeur. Paris: Librairie Plon 1900
First edition pp.xii, 356, illustrations. The Blackmer copy. Signed presentation inscription from author to M. Clarotie. Altholii bookplate. Text a little age-toned at edge, bound in contemporary red quarter morocco. A very good copy.
The Alishar Huyuk Seasons of 1930-1932. [Three volumes]
First edition. Three volumes, 4to, pp.xxii, 283 11 plates including frontispiece (6 coloured, 3 extending), with 281 figures in the text (1 extending) ; pp.xxii, 481, 26 plates, including frontispiece (3 coloured, 17 extending), with 513 figures, plans and tables in the text (16 extending); pp.xxiv, 496, 15 plates (5 coloured, 5 extending), with 289 figures, plans and tables in the text (23 extending, 1 folding). University of Chicago Oriental Institute Publications, Volumes XXVIII, XXIX and XXX. Researches in Anatolia Volumes VII, VIII, IX. A very good set in original cloth. With a little marking, and a small scuffed hole to spine of volume 3.
Narrative of a Voyage to Madeira, Teneriffe, and along the shores of the Mediterranean, including a visity to Algiers, Egypt, Palestine, Tyre, Rhodes, Telmessus, Cyprus, and Greece.
With observations on the present state and prospects of Egypt and Palestine, and on the climate, natural history, antiquities, etc. of the countries visited. Dublin: William Curry 1840
First edition. Two volumes, 8vo, pp. xiv, [ii], 464; viii, 495; with frontispieces, 2 plates and 2 plans; several illustrations in the text. Original cloth, faded, rebacked; ownership signature on titles, offsetting to maps.
Travels in Egypt and the Holy Land.
The second edition: with a journey through Turkey, Greece, the Ionian isles, Sicily, Spain, &c. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green 1824
Second edition pp.xxi, 452, frontis, 11 plates. A good copy bound in half-calf, marbled boards. Title and frontis foxed. Some foxing to and off-setting of plates.