4to., full tan-leather binding with tooling and gilt lettering to boards and spine, gilt ornamentation to inner foredges of boards, gilt page edges, numerous steel- and wood-engraved illustrations from original drawings by F. O. C. Darley and others (including 38 steel-engraved plates, steel-engraved frontispiece portrait and half-titled vignette, and many wood-engraved illustrations in the text), pp. [ff. 2], 400. Contemporary ownership inscription, some offsetting to plates, some discoloration/staining to endpapers, rubbing to spine, joints tender; otherwise a very good copy with bright pages and tissue guards present. First edition.
COOPER, James Fenimore, Pages and Pictures, From the Writings of James Fenimore Cooper, With Notes By Susan Fenimore Cooper., W. A. Townsend and Company, 1861
Yrwin, Eyles M., Voyage à la Mer Rouge, sur les côtes de l’Arabie, en Egypte et dans les déserts de la Thébaïde; suivi d’un autre, de Venise à Bassorah par Latiqué, Alep, les déserts, etc. dans les années 1780 et 1781. Traduit sur la troisième édition anglaise par Parraud, Briand Libraire 1792
MELCHIORRI, Giuseppe., Guida metodica di Roma e suoi contorni. Opera arricchita di 4 tavole grandi e di 40 tavole incise in rame, rappresentanti i principali monumenti della citta’, compilata con nuovo metodo, ed in questa seconda edizione italiana, aumentata, e corretta dal Marchese Giuseppe Melchiorri romano., Si vende nella Tipografia Puccinelli, 1840
PSALMANAZAR, George., Memoirs of ****. Commonly known by the Name of George Psalmanazar; a Reputed Native of Formosa. Written by himself, In order to be published after his Death. Containing An Account of his Education, Travels, Adventures, Connections, Literary Productions, and pretended Conversion from Heathenism to Christianity; which last proved the Occasion of his being brought over into this Kingdom, and passing for a Proselyte, and a Member of the Church of England., Printed for the Executrix, 1764