Incidents of Travel in Egypt, Arabia, Petraea and the Holy Land, in 2 volumes, complete
By An American (known to be J. S. Stephens)
Pp. vii, 13-240; pp. v, 7-285; folding map, 2 frontispiece engravings, 6 engravings (line-drawings) in the text. Publisher’s original brown cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, 12mo. This is a later printing (1842) of this well-known Middle Eastern travel work first published in New York in 1837. Old signature of James M. Laughlin of Kentucky on the title page of each volume. Later ink stamp and signature of J. F. Weiler on the front attached endpapers of each volume. Offered at a reduced price due the condition.
|Publisher||Harper and Brothers|
|Publisher Place||New York|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||2|
|Condition Description||Small piece of cloth missing from the top of the spine of volume 1, general edge wear and rubbing to the cloth of both volumes, small ink stain on the front cover of volume 2, some occasional light foxing to the endpapers and a few pages of the text; overall a good solid copy only.|