Travels in Assyria, Media and Persia: Vol I only. [plus the plates for Vol II].
James Silk Buckingham:
Henry Colburn & Richard Bentley,
xvii, 508pp, plus the folding map of Persia and the 17 plates (all asked for). Map crisp and in good order, text and plates very good and clean, with occasional very light soiling or an occasional foxing spot; the first four leaves of the prelims are soiled and stained, with professional repairs to the frayed edges. In a recent quarter-binding of green cloth titled in gilt, with buff boards, bright and clean. Accompanying this copy is an envelope containing the 9 plates from the missing Vol II.
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