Peloponnese/Morea, 6 volumes | Stanhope (Olympia), Gell, and Wyse
Peloponnese/Morea, 6 volumes | Stanhope (Olympia), Gell, and Wyse
Peloponnese/Morea, 6 volumes | Stanhope (Olympia), Gell, and Wyse
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GREECE AND THE LEVANT, A PRIVATE LIBRARY, LOTS 157-213

Peloponnese/Morea, 6 volumes | Stanhope (Olympia), Gell, and Wyse

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

GREECE AND THE LEVANT, A PRIVATE LIBRARY, LOTS 157-213

Peloponnese/Morea, 6 volumes | Stanhope (Olympia), Gell, and Wyse

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot Sold:2,500GBP

Lot Details

Description

GREECE AND THE LEVANT, A PRIVATE LIBRARY, LOTS 157-213


PELOPONNESE (THE MOREA)

A collection of six volumes, first editions, comprising:


Stanhope, J.S. Olympia... and of the ruins of the city of Elis. London: Rodwell & Martin, 1824, folio, 12 engraved plates and 2 double-page plans, printed on india paper and mounted, ?original half cloth, spotted, some wear, including loss to head of spine

Gell, W. The Itinerary of Greece [Argolis]. London: for T. Payne, 1810, 4to, PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR to Rev. Dr. Parr, half-title ('Argolis'), engraved title and 27 plates, some folding and/or double-page, contemporary calf, occasional spotting, binding rebacked and somewhat worn

Gell, W. Itinerary of the Morea. London: Rodwell and Martin, 1817, 8vo, half-title, folding engraved map, old library stamp of Sion College on verso of title, original boards, uncut, worn, upper cover detached

Gell, W. Narrative of a Journey in the Morea. London: Longman [&c.], 1823, 8vo, 9 lithographed plates, illustrations, contemporary calf, plates somewhat spotted, rubbed, rebacked

Wyse, T. An Excursion in the Peloponnesus. London: Day, 1865, 2 vol., 8vo, half-titles, engraved map and 24 plates, some folding, original cloth, very slightly worn


LITERATURE:

Blackmer 1596, 662, 663, 665, 1847

Condition Report

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