L. Valentine - Palestine Past and Present - 1893

Omschrijving
L. Valentine - Palestine Past and Present - 1893
Geïllustreerd, Geschiedenis, Reizen, Ontdekkingen, verkenning, Palestina, Syrië, Libanon - Aantal: 1 - Andere extra - zie beschrijving

Full-page coloured plates and 150 wood engravings

A fascinating late 19th Century compendium describing the wonders of Palestine, giving detailed accounts which include the Biblical history of many towns and places of the Holy Lands in Palestine.

Item Description
First Edition. This scarce copy is beautifully illustrated with tissue-guarded frontispiece, decorative colour title page, and upwards of one hundred and fifty wood engravings and a series of full-page coloured plates. Published by Frederick Warne & Co., London, 1893. Decorative dark green cloth with ornate gold and black illustrations and lettering to front board and spine. Brilliant gilt all page edges.

Book Dimensions: 25 x 19 x 4 cm & Number of Pages: 435 including index plus 54 page introduction.

Condition
Solid and well bound volume. Wear and faded marks on covers with rubbing and bumping to corners. Internally the book is in good condition. An inscription with ink on second free end paper. Foxing only to free end papers, and the tissue-guarded of the frontispiece, with occasional spotting to few pages. Pages are tightly held at the gutter, and edged in gilt. . Inner hinges are very good. The text and plates are clean and bright (Please see pictures).







Kavelgegevens
Object
Boek
Aantal boeken
1
Onderwerp
Geïllustreerd, Geschiedenis, Ontdekkingen, verkenning, Palestina, Syrië, Libanon, Reizen
Auteur/ Illustrator
L. Valentine
Boektitel
Palestine Past and Present
Staat
Goed
Publicatiejaar oudste item
1893
Druk
Eerste druk
Taal
Engels
Oorspronkelijke taal
Ja
Uitgever
Frederick Warne
Band
Harde kaft
Extra's
Andere extra - zie beschrijving
Aantal pagina‘s.
435
Afmetingen
25×19 cm
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