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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
A Cruise; or, Three Months on the Continent. By a Naval Officer

Author:
**

Place:
London

Publisher:
Law & Whittaker

Date:
1818

Description:
iv, 129, [1] pp. Illustrated with 4 hand-colored aquatint plates. 8½x5¼, modern half morocco & marbled boads, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition. Rather amusing observations of the people and places of Europe by a very British officer, with nice hand-colored plates including the frontispiece "View of the Aerial Mountains, commonly call'd French Mountains," a sort of giant slide. Abbey, Travel, 18. With the bookplate of John Sinkankas.

Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some minor foxing and soiling to the contents, offset from the plates including to the title-page, else very good or better in fine modern binding.


 
Item number:
122444
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