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Folio (50 x 35.5 cm). Orig. illust. cloth printed in black and gold with designs by Roberts. Preserved in matching orig. slip-cases. T.e.g. and with silk ribbon markers in both vols. In near fine condition. One slipcase very small light scuff. First blank page of first volume has small red mark. Inside very clean & tight. Complete with 247 coloured lithograph plates most of which are full-page, a portrait of Roberts and map. Both volumes numbered No. 164 of only 1000 sets published. NOTE: David Roberts was the first British painter to make an artistic expedition to Egypt and the Holy Land.
Title: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, and Arabia. (Together with) Egypt and Nubia. 2 vols (complete and all published).
Categories: Far East,
Publisher: London, The Folio Society 2010 Limited edition Only 1000 Copies Numbered 164:
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Seller ID: 82459
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL::Far East ROBERTS, DAVID: The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia, After Lithographs by Louis Haghe, From drawings made on the spot by David Roberts, plates, map, vignettes, The Folio Society, 2010. Limited edition Only 1000 Copies