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All Round the World: An Illustrated Record of Voyages, Travels, and Adventures in All Parts of the Globe.



Author:

AINSWORTH, W. F. (Ed)

Title:

All Round the World: An Illustrated Record of Voyages, Travels, and Adventures in All Parts of the Globe.

Subtitle:

With Two Hundred Illustrations, After Drawings by Gustave Dore, Berard, Lancelot, Jules Noel, and Other Eminent Artists

Publisher:

William Collins circa 1870

Description:

Quarto, full bound, gilt lettering and gilt decorative panels between 5 raised bands to brown leather spine, tooled decorative panelling & gilt motifs in raised panelling to front & rear boards, aeg, frontispiece with tissue guard, illus title page, xii + 820pp, illus + engraved folding colour maps, VG- (6cmx4cm missing portion to base of spine, bruising and fraying to spine extrems, some rubbing to board edges and corners, booksellers stamp to front paste down, light foxing to prelims and page edges but not to illustrations, some tanning to rear eps, slight signs of insect damage to front gutter)

Keywords:

W F Ainsworth travel history geography exploration adventure art anthropology culture

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