Irwin's Voyage A SERIES OF ADVENTURES in the course of A VOYAGE UP THE RED-SEA, ON THE COASTS OF ARABIA AND EGYPT; and of A ROUTE THROUGH THE D ESARTS OF THEBAIS, Hitherto Unknown to the European Traveller IN THE YEAR M. By Ey les Irwin, ESQ. Dodsley, Pall-Mall, London; 1780; the second edition.11" x 8.5" 400 numbered pages. Amazing antique book on the history of East India Company and travels to distant lands! Complete with many large folding maps and full page engravings from copper plates. Bound in full calf leather with gold stamping on spine.
Leather is in fabulous condition. Overall excellent condition with tightly bound pages and a square binding; early professional restoration to the sp ine; boards are original. Some light age spots on the first and last few pages; book is 100% complete, and free of any previous ownership marks, or writings. E xcellent collector's copy!
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