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Image for The Explanation of a Series of Prints, Relative to the Manners, Customs, &c. of the Present Inhabitants of Egypt; from Drawings Made on the Spot, A. D. 1749

The Explanation of a Series of Prints, Relative to the Manners, Customs, &c. of the Present Inhabitants of Egypt; from Drawings Made on the Spot, A. D. 1749

By: Dalton, Richard

Price: $5,800.00

Publisher: 1781

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23


Qtr morocco. With 21 numbered plates & 5 leaves of costume subjects. Dark stains affecting images to final six plates. ; Etching; Folio; Additional images and further information provided upon request. Please note this volume will require additional postage. View more info

The Explanation of a Series of Prints, Relative to the Manners, Customs, &c. of the Present Inhabitants of Egypt; from Drawings Made on the Spot, A. D. 1749

By: Dalton, Richard

Price: $5,800.00

Publisher: 1781

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1491


Qtr morocco. With 21 numbered plates & 5 leaves of costume subjects. Stains affecting images to final six plates. ; Etching; Folio View more info

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Travels in Egypt and Nubia. Folio Edition.

By: Norden, Frederick Lewis.

Price: $5,670.00

Publisher: London, Lockyer & Reymers: 1757

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 523


Scarce folio edition: 19 3/8 x 12 1/2 inches. Two volumes bound as one in a sound but undistinguished green cloth. Two engraved frontispieces, 162 plates, maps and plans; engraved initials, head and tailpieces. Moisture stain to lower fore edge affecting the corners of some plates (v. image 5). Norden "was the first European to penetrate as far as Derr in Nubia and to publish descriptions of any Nubian temples. This important work was the earliest attempt at an e... View more info