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SWINBURNE, HENRY.

TRAVELS IN THE TWO SICILIES IN THE YEARS 1777, 1778, 1779, AND 1780.

SWINBURNE, HENRY.

TRAVELS IN THE TWO SICILIES IN THE YEARS 1777, 1778, 1779, AND 1780.

Description

London: P. Elmsly, 1783-5
2 volumes quarto 12 x 9 3/4 inches, HANDSOMELY LEATHER BOUND IN FULL PERIOD TREE/SPECKLED CALF GILT, minor wear to the head band but in good, fresh Country House condition. Collates- xxxvi, 423, (5) and viii, 538, (5) pages, illustrated with a large folding map, a table and 22 engraved plates Complete. The plates include two folding panoramic views - Palermo and Messina. Very occasional minor spotting, from the library of the Earls of Lovelace in Scotland with ink shelf numbers on the endpapers. A GOOD COPY. The first edition of a classic work.
£2,000.00

Price

£2000.00