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  1. Engraved map, with full contemporary hand-colouring, size: 480 mm x 590 mm, sheet size: 507 x 685 mm.
    Light stain across centre of map from being folded.

    £1,500
  2. First edition. 8vo, 236 pp., signed by the author, illustrated from photographs throughout, original cloth, pictorial dust-wrapper, a very good copy.

    £350
  3. First edition. 8vo, x 349 pp., folding map, 7 plates, original blue cloth gilt, light wear, a very good copy.

    £550
  4. First edition, 8vo, inscribed by the author's father, 385 pp., folding coloured map, 2 full page black and white maps, 25 full page black and white plates, 24 text illustrations. original green cloth gilt,

    £475
  5. Memorial edition. 2 volumes, 8vo, xxviii, [4], 436; xii, [4], 479 pp., edited by Isabel Burton, her portrait as frontispiece to Vol. I, tinted lithographed plates, one coloured, folding map, original gilt pictorial cloth, light wear, occasional light spotting, a very good set.

    £850
  6. Second French edition of the first work, first French edition of the second, together 3 volumes, 4to. I. Folding chart, large engraved folding map of the Yemen, 24 engraved plates, 5 folding; II. 2 engraved titles, 124 engraved plates (many folding), folding map of Yemen, old stamps to titles, modern calf-backed boards, uncut and partly unopened, complete with half-titles, internally clean and fresh, a very good set.

    £4,500
  7. Second edition, revised. 2 volumes, 8vo, xxx, 356; xvi, 347 pp., 9 lithographed plates, occasional light foxing, contemporary polished calf gilt, spine in six compartments, red and green morocco labels to second and third, others richly gilt, marbled edges, a fine set.

    £1,750
  8. First edition; 8vo, presentation inscription from the author, 372 pp, frontispiece portrait, 15 plates and several illustrations, 4 maps (one folding), original brown cloth, a very good copy.

    £1,000
  9. First edition, 8vo, xvi, 414 pp., half-title, 2 folding lithographed maps, original blind-stamped purple cloth, decorated in gilt and blind, yellow endpapers, lightly rubbed, fading to spine, a very good copy.

    £5,500
  10. First edition, 8vo, xviii, 564 pp., bound without half-title, 2 maps (1 in the rear cover pocket), 45 lithographed plates, contemporary half calf, morocco label, a bit worn, scattered light foxing (more so to plate at page 424), light wear overall a good copy.

    £2,750
 

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