Narrative of a Year's Journey Through Central And Eastern Arabia (1862-63). William Gifford Palgrave.
Narrative of a Year's Journey Through Central And Eastern Arabia (1862-63)
Narrative of a Year's Journey Through Central And Eastern Arabia (1862-63)
Narrative of a Year's Journey Through Central And Eastern Arabia (1862-63)

Narrative of a Year's Journey Through Central And Eastern Arabia (1862-63)

London: Macmillan, 1865. First. Half Leather. 2 vol. 466 pp, frontis, large folding map before ch 1 and 2 folding plans; 398 pp. A cornerstone work on travel & exploration in Central & eastern Arabia. The trip was undertaken for the purpose of observing the desert regions and their inhabitants. Vol 2 gives a history of Riad as well as a picture of life at Katar, Oman and Mascat. VG in half leather binding, marbled boards and end papers. Leather showing little wear at corners and spine tips. Gilt rules on raised spine bands Top edges gilt. Internally nice. VG. Item #2011

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