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A Trip through Italy, Sicily, Tunisia, Algeria and Southern France. A Trip through Italy, Sicily, Tunisia, Algeria and Southern France. A Trip through Italy, Sicily, Tunisia, Algeria and Southern France.
A Trip through Italy, Sicily, Tunisia, Algeria and Southern France.
VANDERBILT, W. K.

A Trip through Italy, Sicily, Tunisia, Algeria and Southern France.

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Published: New York Privately printed, 1918

Stock Code: 96360

£875
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OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First and only edition, inscribed by the author on the first blank: "To Dr Joseph Collins, with the compliments of the author, W. K. Vanderbilt. July 31st, 1923." William Kissam Vanderbilt II (1878-1944), a member of the prominent Vanderbilt family in the US, travelled extensively after serving with the United States Navy during the First World War. This volume is illustrated with photographs from his tour.

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Description

Octavo. Original red cloth, titles to spine and front board in gilt, vignette to front board in blind, top edge gilt, others uncut.

Illustrations

51 plates, 2 folding maps, of which 1 is folding.

Condition

Spine darkened, spine ends and tips a little worn, front hinge partly cracked at foot, but holding. A very good copy.

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