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131643
BYRON, George Gordon Noel, Lord.

Childe Harold's Pilgrimage....

A Romaunt.

Availability: In stock

Published: London John Murray, 1841

Stock Code: 131643

£650
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First illustrated edition of Byron's classic autobiographical poem, with fine steel engravings and a fold-out map (showing the route of Byron/Childe Harold's adventure from England to Portugal, across the Mediterranean to Malta, through Greece and the Aegean islands to Troy and Constantinople). Childe Harold was first published between 1812 and 1818.

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Description

Large octavo (230 x 153 mm). Contemporary red morocco, spine lettered and tooled in gilt, triple gilt ruled border to covers with gilt floral cornerpieces, gilt turn-ins, yellow endpapers, gilt edges.

Illustrations

61 steel engravings and fold-out map, all by W. Finden.

Condition

A little rubbed, some foxing to contents. A very good copy.

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