Quantity: 1 available
Two Volumes. Hardback, 12 x 8.5 inches. Dark brown full morocco leather bindings, deep embossed boards, embossed decoration and gilt paneled vignettes. Raised banding, gilt decoration and lettering to spines. All page edges gilt. Pale yellow endpapers. In very good conditions. Some heavy rubbing to extremities and edges of boards. Spine rubbed on vol.2. Spine chipped at top of vol.1. with some minor loss. Both volumes with glue repairs to inner hinges, both are lacking front free endpapers. Some darkening to prelims and tissue guards at front. Some mild foxing to plates and pages throughout both volumes. Some darkening to edges of pages in vol.1. Else clean and tight copies. 820 & 810pp. Illustrated with 11 folding colour maps (ex 12. Lacks North America. Includes colour map of Australia, but not listed.) Profusely illustrated with B&W illustrations in text and 129 full-page illustrations including a large folding frontis plate and title page vignettes.
Title: All Round The World: An Illustrated Record of Voyages, Travels and Adventures in All Parts of The Globe. With Two Hundred Illustrations after drawings by Gustave Dore, Berard, Lancelot, Jules Noel and other eminent Artists. And Six Finely Engraved Maps Full-Coloured. In Two Volumes. First & Second Series.
Categories: FOREIGN TRAVEL,
Publisher: Longon and Glasgow, William Collins, Sons & Company, 1868:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83394
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL AINSWORTH, W. F. All Round The World, Illustrated Record of Voyages, Travels and Adventures in All Parts of The Globe, Two Hundred Illustrations, colour maps, b&W plates, illustrations, atlas, foreign travel, nations, people, customs, First series, Second Series, collins, leather, fine binding