Travels in Egypt and Nubia.

London: Lockyer Davis, 1757. unbound. 2 volumes. Copper engraved allegorical frontispiece in volume 1 and a copper engraved portrait of the author in volume 2. 157 full page engraved plates showing maps, plans, landscapes, ruins and antiquities. Plates are numbered 1-CLIX, with plates CXL/CXLI and CXLII/CXLIII combined on 2 sheets. Engraved vignettes and initials throughout. Thick folios, xxxiv, 124pp; viii, 156pp. London: Lockyer Davis and Charles Reymers, 1757. poor.

The 2 volumes are complete with worn covers but are basically disbound, the text block is tight, the pages evenly age browned with the frontispieces and half titles loose and chipped, slight marginal waterstaining on part of volume 1.

Price: $6,000.00

Item #253243

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