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Picturesque Palestine, Sinai And Egypt, 4 Volumes (With 41 Additional Loose Plates) by  Prof. Palmer C. Pickering Clarke; Stanley Lane-Poole  Sir Charles; Canon Tristam; Capt. Conder; M E Rogers; Selah Merrill; Henry H Jessup; Sir Charles Warren - First Edition  - 1880 - from Arroyo Seco Books (SKU: 023430)

Picturesque Palestine, Sinai And Egypt, 4 Volumes (With 41 Additional Loose Plates)

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Picturesque Palestine, Sinai And Egypt, 4 Volumes (With 41 Additional Loose Plates)

by Wilson, Sir Charles; Canon Tristam; Capt. Conder; M E Rogers; Selah Merrill; Henry H Jessup; Sir Charles Warren, Prof. Palmer C. Pickering Clarke; Stanley Lane-Poole

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London [circa 1880]: J. S. Virtue and Co, 1880. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good +. 13" Tall. Engravings on Steel and Wood. Vol 1: X;Vi; 240; Vol 2: Vi, 240; Vol 3 Vi, 240; Vol 4 Vi, 236. Half Morocco [Spine And Tips) Over Purple Pebbled Cloth; Spines With 5 Bands, Six Compartments, Gilt Title And Volume Number, Ornate Gilt Decorations In Other Four Compartments; Original Yellow Endpapers; All Edges Of Page Block Gilt. Undated But Circa 1880. Front Hinge To Vol Ii Cracked, Binding Solid. Original Leather Recently Professionally Conditioned And Refreshed, Professional Repairs To A Few Splits At Top/Bottom Of Spine Edges; Gilt Bright; No Names, No Marks, No Bookplates. Also With An Additional 41 Loose Plates From Another Copy Of This Set, Or Perhaps Never Bound. Shipping Weight About 30 Pounds, Shipping Requires Additional Charges.

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book dealer
Arroyo Seco Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
023430
Title
Picturesque Palestine, Sinai And Egypt, 4 Volumes (With 41 Additional Loose Plates)
Author
Wilson, Sir Charles; Canon Tristam; Capt. Conder; M E Rogers; Selah Merrill; Henry H Jessup; Sir Charles Warren, Prof. Palmer C. Pickering Clarke; Stanley Lane-Poole
Illustrator
Engravings on Steel and Wood
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Very Good +
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
J. S. Virtue and Co
Place of Publication
London [circa 1880]
Date Published
1880
Keywords
General
Bookseller catalogs
Rare And Unusual Books; Art; Antiquarian Books and Leather-Bound Books; "Southwest Asian and Egyptian ("Middle Eastern") History;
Size
13" Tall
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Arroyo Seco Books lists about 24,000 used, unusual and scarce books in all fields, including physics, art, philosophy, social science, literature, science fiction, etc. We stock modern and antiquarian prints and other art. Most items are listed in 100 catalogs titled by subject matter on this site. We purchase interesting private libraries. Member of IOBA. Contact: Stephen Clauser, 626-372-3863.

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morocco
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gilt
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