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    Colonel [Charles] Wilson, editor. Picturesque Palestine Sinai and Egypt. New York, 1881. First American edition. Two folio volumes. Numerous engravings. Original three-quarter binding is lightly worn. Very good.

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    Colonel [Charles] Wilson, editor. Picturesque Palestine Sinai and Egypt. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1881.

     

    First American edition. Two folio volumes. 480; 476 pages. Illustrated with numerous steel and wood engravings.

     

    Original three-quarter binding with titles stamped in gilt on the front board and spine. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Wear to the boards at the edges and leather spine at the joints, corners, and ends, otherwise the usual shelf wear. Contents with some toning to pages, else the bindings are sound and the set is in very good condition.

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