TENISON, LOUISA. 1819-1882.
Sketches in the East. [London]: Dickinson & Son, 1846.
Folio (550 x 370 mm). Tinted lithographed title, 21 plates (of 29), and one contents leaf (of 2) only. Disbound. Title trimmed down, contents leaf chipped, 5 edge tears occasionally touching border, one plate with caption shaved, penciled plate numbers below captions.
The daughter of the 1st Earl of Lichfield, Louisa married Edward King-Tenison and visited the Middle East with him in 1843, inspiring the present work. Images include the Nile, Beirut, Jerusalem, and Nazareth. Atabey 1208 ("uncommon"); not in Abbey or Blackmer. Sold as a collection of plates.