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The Land Of Midian (Revisited), Volume I And Ii, First Issues In Original Boards, Bookplates Of The Bibliotheca… by  (Sir) Richard F. (Francis) Burton - 1st Edition 1st Printing - 1879 - from Arroyo Seco Books (SKU: 031199)

The Land Of Midian (Revisited), Volume I And Ii, First Issues In Original Boards, Bookplates Of The Bibliotheca Lindesiana

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The Land Of Midian (Revisited), Volume I And Ii, First Issues In Original Boards, Bookplates Of The Bibliotheca Lindesiana

by Burton, (Sir) Richard F. (Francis)

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London: C. Kegan Paul & Co., 1879. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Color And B/W Illustrations. Xxviii, 338 Pp. ; Vii, 311, Large Folding Map, 32 Pp Catalog Dated 9/78 (First Issue Point). Peach Cloth, Gilt Lettering, Illustrations And Rules Embossed In Black, Slate Black Endpapers. Armorial Bookplates Of Bibliotheca Lindesiana, With Small Labels Beneath Annotated In Pencil "Earl Of Crawford / 59/E"; Binders Ticket "Bound By Burn & Co." On Rear Pastedown Of Vol. I. First 96 Pp Of Vol I Neatly Opened, With A Very Few Lightly Penciled In Marginal Words/Notes/Questions, Rest Of Vol I And All Of Volume Ii Unopened And Fresh. Endpapers Immaculate And Unfaded, Hinges Tight, One Signature (Beginning P 97 Of Volume I) Is Detached But Present (Old Gutta Percha Binding Glue, I Think, But Easily Reinserted In Any Case). Bindings With Light Wear, All Gilt Still Brilliant, Spine Cloth A Little Darkened, A Little Wear And Edge Fraying At Tops And Bottoms Of Spines- Mostly At Tops- Without Loss Of Height.

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book dealer
Arroyo Seco Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
031199
Title
The Land Of Midian (Revisited), Volume I And Ii, First Issues In Original Boards, Bookplates Of The Bibliotheca Lindesiana
Author
Burton, (Sir) Richard F. (Francis)
Illustrator
Color And B/W Illustrations
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
C. Kegan Paul & Co.
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1879
Keywords
Arabia General
Bookseller catalogs
Rare And Unusual Books; Art; "Southwest Asian and Egyptian ("Middle Eastern") History;

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