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    Edmund Spencer. Travels in the Western Caucasus. London: 1838. First edition.

    More Information: Edmund Spencer. Travels in the Western Caucasus. Including a Tour Through Imeritia, Mingrelia, Turkey, Moldavia, Galicia, Silesia, and Moravia, in 1836. London: Henry Colburn, 1838. First edition. Two octavo volumes. [4], xvi, 358 pages; [4], vii, [viii], 374 pages. Modern half pebbled leather over marble paper covered boards, gilt titles on spines, all edges speckled. Marbled endpapers. Boards modestly rubbed affecting leather on joints, a bit of wear on edges with abrasions on corners. Text block edges and pages lightly toned, front and rear blanks mildly foxed with occasional foxing here and there; frontispieces somewhat foxed with discoloration on outer margins, both affecting images; ink ownership signatures on upper margins of title pages, offsetting from frontispieces onto title pages. A very good set.

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