Lot 505: Author: Spencer, Capt.; Title: Turkey, Russia, the Black Sea, and Circassia; Place Published: London; Publisher: George Routledge & Co.; Date Published: 1854; Description: x, 412 pp. Color illustrations by H. Warren, engravings, and fold-out map. (8vo) original blue cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt on front cover and spine. First Edition.A later book of travel writing from a prolific 19th century British author. Condition: Some chipping of spine, wear to cloth, especially along the edges; hinges cracked, pages browned with very minimal foxing, map has two small stub tears, previous owner's name on title page; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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