Lot 33: Roberts (David). The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia, vols. I & II, V & VI only bound in 2 vols., 1855-56, 168 tinted lithographed plates, including four titles and one portrait, lithographed map, occasional mainly marginal light waterstains and spotting, gauffered gilt edges, contemporary red full morocco with elaborate gilt decoration, upper covers initialled 'M.W.', some light fading to first volume, a few scuff marks, 4to Abbey Travel 388. The first quarto edition. Sold as a collection of plates not subject to return. (2)
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