Lot 21 of 312:
A Journey from Gibraltar to Malaga, 1st Ed.  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$3,300
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Title:
A Journey from Gibraltar to Malaga; with A View of that Garrison and its Environs; a Particular Account of the Towns in the Hoya of Malaga; the Ancient and Natural History of those Cities, of the Coast between them, and the Mountains of Ronda
Author:
Carter, Francis
Place:
London
Publisher:
T. Cadell
Date:
1777
Description:

2 vol. xv, viii, 336, [1] pp.; viii, 431, [1] pp. Illustrated. 1 folding map, 4 plates, 12 folding plates. (8vo), modern speckled calf sewn on raised bands, spine titled and tooled in gilt. Bookplate of John Bruce on front free endpaper and stamp of William Twopeny on front pastedown. First Edition.

An extensive account of a journey from Gibraltar to Malaga through Moorish Spain. First edition with vol.1 dedication a cancel, vol. 1 p. xi catchword "beautiful," and vol.2 p.167 catchword "jarras," With three photographs tipped-in to vol. 1.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some light wear to covers, some slight tears, some offsetting, tear in centerfold of plate facing vol. 2 p. 368, ribbon laid in vol. 2 p. 113; overall very good.
 
Item number:
304214
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