Bible Scenes Of Interest And Beauty A Series Of Ten Views In Palestine. W. H. Bartlett, Illustrator.

Bible Scenes Of Interest And Beauty A Series Of Ten Views In Palestine

London: James Blackwood, [1858]. Bartlett, W.H. First edition. Hardcover. 24 pages in text. 26 x 18 cm. Ten engraved full page color plates (with tissue guards) from drawings by W.H. Bartlett with descriptive letterpress -- Bethlehem, The Dead Sea, Mount Lebanon, Mount of Olives from the Wall, Solomon's Pools, Nain, Tiberias, Caesarea, Hills of Samaria and Plain of Jericho. Tissue guards toned, Nain plate repaired, scattered light spotting, and remarkable Victorian calligraphic presentation dated 1860 on front flyleaf. Orig. publisher crimson cloth, elaborate, oval front cover gilt motif frames bright gilt title with back cover decorated similarily in blind. Aeg. Near fine. Item #19665

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