Incidents of Travel in Egypt, Arabia, Petraea and the Holy Land, in 2 volumes, complete

By An American (known to be J. S. Stephens)

SKU# 17742

$ 35.00

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 1842
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Tenth edition
Number of Volumes 2
Reprint No
Condition Good
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.
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