Buckingham travelled overland from Egypt to India in 1816-17 via Palestine, Syria, and Mesopotamia. This work describes the portion of his journey from Nazareth to Aleppo and Damascus, and also contains an appendix refuting charges of plagiarism which were levelled against his earlier work on Palestine.
First edition. 4to., (27.5cm) xvi, 670 pp., folding map (lightly foxed), 28 vignettes, offsetting from map to title, contemporary half calf, marbled boards, neat repairs to joints, lightly rubbed, an excellent copy.
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