BUCKINGHAM, James Silk.
Travels in Mesopotamia,
including a journey from Aleppo, across the Euphrates to Orfah, (the Ur of the Chaldees) through the plains of the Turcomans, to Diabekar, in Asia Minor; from thence to Mardin, on the borders of the Great Desert, and by the Tigris to Mousel and Bagdad: wi
First edition. 4to, xvi, 571 pp., engraved folding map, lithographed plan and plate, wood-engraved illustrations, a little light damp-staining to plates, contemporary burgundy morocco gilt, lightly rubbed, an excellent example.
Ghani p55; cf. Atabey I, 163; Blackmer 233.