HAMILTON, William J.

Researches in Asia Minor, Pontus, and Armenia; with Some Account of their Antiquities and Geology

Published: London: John Murray

Date: 1842

first edition 2 vols. 8vo. xxvii, [1 (blank)], 544; [4], viii, 588pp., 12 lithographed plates, 2 folding maps, 4 folding charts, wood-engraved illustrations through text, contemporary pink leather, sides with double gilt fillet borders, spines panelled by gilt decorated raised bands with the panels richly tooled in gilt, olive morocco title and dark brown morocco numbering labels gilt, board edges gilt rolled, marbled endpapers with the edges marbled to match, minor water stain at bottom outer corner of title page and frontispiece in vol.I, some other plates with minor hydroscopic marks in same corner, spines faded with loss of much of the gilt decoration. Nice copy.

Provenance
Armorial bookplate of Sir Charles Langham of Tempo Manor, Co. Fermanagh

£1000

Offered by P & B Rowan