Lot 20 of 312:
Letters from the East, Tales of the West, and Recollections of Travels in the East, Carne  

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Three Titles on Travel

Carne, John


Henry Colburn

Various dates


5 volumes. (8vo), ¾ calf with marbled boards, sewn on raised bands, maroon leather spine labels, spines titled and ruled in gilt. Includes:

  • Letters from the East: Written During a Recent Tour Through Turkey, Egypt, Arabia, The Holy Land, Syria, and Greece. 1826. 2 volumes. xvi, 352 pp.; x, 351, [1] pp. Frontispiece. Second Edition.
  • Tales of the West. 1828. 2 volumes. [6], 317 pp.; [4], 319 pp.
  • Recollections of Travels in the East. 1830. xii, 348 pp.

Bookplate of Stewart of Binny.

Lot Amendments

Various states of wear; extremities rubbed, some shelf wear, spines lightly chipped; some internal foxing; overall very good.

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