vii + 218 pages + advertisements. Steel-engraved frontispiece and title vignette; steel engraved plates, 1 fold-out, and maps throughout. Original gilt-decorated green morocco, lightly rubbed at extremities and spotted in places, lacking ffep otherwise a very clean example.
Bartlett, W.H., The Nile Boat; or, Glimpses of the Land of Egypt, Arthur Hall, Virtue, and Co., 1849
BARROW, John, Travels in China, containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, made and collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton. In which it is attempted to appreciate the rank that this extraordinary empire may be considered to hold in the scale of civilized nations. Illustrated with several engravings., Printed by A. Strahan, for T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1804
Biographies & Letters
SHARP, Samuel., Letters from Italy, describing the Customs and Manners of that Country, In the Years 1765, and 1766. To which is Annexed, An Admonition to Gentlemen who pass the Alps, in their Tour through Italy. The Second Edition., [R. Cave] for W. Nicol, T. Becket, P. A. de Hondt and T. Cadell, 1767
OCKLEY, Simon, The History Of The Saracens: Containing The Lives Of Abubeker, Omar, Othman, Ali, Hasan, Moawiyah I, Yezid I, Moawiyah II, Abdollah, Merwan I, and Abdol Melick, the immediate Successors of Mahomet, Giving An Account of their most remarkable Battles, sieges &c. particularly those of Aleppo, Antioch, Damascus, Alexandria, and Jerusalem. Illustrating The Religion, Rites, Customs and Manner of Living of that Warlike People., Printed for R. Knaplock, J. Sprint, R. Smith, B. Lintott, and J. Round. , 1718
SALT, Henry, A Voyage to Abyssinia, and Travels into the Interior of that Country, executed under the orders of the British Government, in the Years 1809 and 1810; in which are included, an Account of the Portuguese Settlements on the East Coast of Africa, visited in the course of the voyage; a Concise Narrative of Late Events in Arabia Felix; and some particulars respecting the aborginal African tribes, extending from Mosambique to the borders of Egypt; together with Vocabularies of their Respective Languages., Printed for F. C. and J. Rivington, St Paul’s Church-Yard, 1814