Historical portraiture of leading events in the life of Ali Pacha,
Vizier of Epirus, surnamed the Lion in a series of designs, drawn by W. Davenport, & engraved by Hunt with a biographical sketch.
London, M'lean, 1823
First edition, folio (41 x 29.5 cm), pp 9-30,  publisher's list, 6 hand-coloured aquatint plates including frontispiece by G. Hunt after Davenport, all captioned, uncut in original brown boards, original lettering label to upper copy, neatly rebacked, light marks to boards, a very good example.
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