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Damascus and Palmyra, First Edition  

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Title:
Damascus and Palmyra: A Journey to the East. With a Sketch of the State and Prospects of Syria, Under Ibrahim Pasha
Author:
Addison, Charles G.
Place:
London
Publisher:
Richard Bentley
Date:
1838
Description:

2 vol. xxviii, 440; xii, 484 pp. 10 hand colored plates. (8vo), ¼ blue leather with blue cloth, red leather spine label, titled in gilt. First Edition.

Account of Addison's 1835 travels in Greece, Turkey, and Syria.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some wear to extremities and pages; overall very good.
 
Item number:
304037
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