[OVERLAND ROUTE]; [HERVEY, Albert Henry Andrew].

The ocean and the desert by a Madras Officer.

£500

The ocean and the desert by a Madras Officer.

London, Newby, 1846.

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The ocean and the desert by a Madras Officer.

Description

Scarce overland journey from India to England via the Maldives, Red Sea, Suez, etc.

Description

First edition. 2 volumes, 12mo, xii, 322, [i]; xvii, [iii], 271 [i] pp., 2 lithograph frontispieces, 3 lithograph plates, light spotting to frontispieces and surrounding leaves, original brown cloth gilt rebacked preserving worn spines, new endpapers, early ownership inscription to titles.

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