Large 8vo., publisher’s cloth, pp. XVI, 504, with 51 plates, 9 maps and diagrams in the text + 2 folding. Rare first edition. Ex library with usual markings, including stamps to plates; otherwise a very good copy.
RODD, Francis Rennell, People of the Veil. Being an Account of the Habits, Organisation and History of the Wandering Rtuaeg Tribes which inhabit the Mountains of Air or Asben in the Central Sahara., Macmillan and Co., 1926
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
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