FRITH (FRANCIS) Egypt and Palestine Photographed and Described, 2 vol. in one, [1858-9]
Lot 71
FRITH (FRANCIS) Egypt and Palestine Photographed and Described, 2 vol. in one, [1858-9]
Sold for £30,000 (US$ 50,424) inc. premium
Lot Details
FRITH (FRANCIS)
Egypt and Palestine Photographed and Described, 2 vol. in one, oval albumen portrait of Frith in Turkish dress facing first title, 75 other albumen prints, most signed numbered and dated 1857 in the image, images 155 x 225mm., list of plates and subscribers, some spotting to mounts, contemporary full green morocco over bevelled boards, a wide gothic-revival border on sides, title lettered on upper cover, spine gilt, edges gauffered and gilt [Gernsheim, Incunabula 88; Goldschmidt & Naef, 61], folio (450 x 320mm.), James S. Virtue, [1858-1859]
Activities
Lot symbols
Contacts
  1. Simon Roberts
    Specialist - Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs
    Bonhams
    Work
    Montpelier Street
    London, SW7 1HH
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7393 3828
    FaxFax: +44 20 7393 3879
Similar items