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1893 Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to  Al-madinah  & Meccah by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton (1 of 7)
1893 Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to  Al-madinah  & Meccah by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton (2 of 7)
1893 Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to  Al-madinah  & Meccah by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton (3 of 7)
1893 Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to  Al-madinah  & Meccah by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton (4 of 7)
1893 Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to  Al-madinah  & Meccah by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton (5 of 7)
1893 Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to  Al-madinah  & Meccah by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton (6 of 7)
1893 Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to  Al-madinah  & Meccah by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton (7 of 7)
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1893 Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-madinah & Meccah by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton

REF: ES1611 / LA356838
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Description
Edited by his wife, Isabel Burton, published by Tylston & Edwards, London 1893. Memorial edition & complete in two volumes Hardbacks bound in the original gilt decorated cloth bindings, frontis plate to both volumes, numerous full page colour plates, plan & folding map [all plates present]. Pasted into volume 1 is an interesting two sided folding hand written letter relating to Burton. Written in the Punjab & dated 1928 [see images]. Each book measures approx 9 x 6 inches. A great travel set with numerous illustrations & includes a detailed related hand written letter

measurements

Height:
9 in
Width:
6 in

declaration

Elder Books & Collectables has clarified that the 1893 Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-madinah & Meccah by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton (LA356838) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1893

condition

Both cloth spines have been relaid with modern cloth inserted, some marks & a few bubbles to cloth boards, corners bumped, name to front endpaper, an old related newspaper clipping pasted into volume 2, small plain label pasted to rear endpaper of volume 1 with some hand written notes, some occasional light foxing or blemish to pages, some offsetting to title page of volume 2. Overall in good-very good condition. Please note that both bindings have a clear removable covering that does show several reflections in images

additional info

Material:
Paper
Origin:
British
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
1893

delivery

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location

This 1893 Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-madinah & Meccah by Captain Sir Richard F. Burton is located in Ross on Wye, UK

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