FRITH (FRANCIS) Egypt and Palestine Photographed and Described, 2 vol, James S. Virtue, [1858-1859]
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FRITH (FRANCIS) Egypt and Palestine Photographed and Described, 2 vol., James S. Virtue, [1858-1859]
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FRITH (FRANCIS) Egypt and Palestine Photographed and Described, 2 vol, James S. Virtue, [1858-1859]
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FRITH (FRANCIS)
Egypt and Palestine Photographed and Described, 2 vol., oval albumen portrait of Francis Frith, captioned "Portrait Turkish Summer Costume" on the mount and dated 1857 (185 x 145mm.), 75 albumen prints, most signed, numbered and dated 1857 in the image, images 155 x 225mm., list of plates, dampstaining, particularly to front free endpapers of volume 1, occasional spotting and soiling not affecting majority of images, contemporary quarter morocco over cloth-covered boards, title lettered in gilt on upper covers, g.e., worn [Gernsheim, Incunabula 88; Goldschmidt & Naef 61], folio (440 x 330mm.), James S. Virtue, [1858-1859]
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