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    [Persia and Armenia]. [J.] M. Tancoigne. A Narrative of a Journey into Persia... London, 1820. First English edition. With folding map and hand-colored frontispiece of a Harem. From the collection of a gentleman of New York.

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    Octavo. xvi, 402 pages. With folding map of nineteenth-century Persia and a hand-colored frontispiece. Contemporary half brown calf over marbled boards, spine tooled and lettered in gilt in compartments, five raised bands, brown gilt morocco lettering label, top edge gilt, marbled endleaves. A few gutters overopened, map frayed at edges (one edge of the map extends beyond the text block when folded), some minor foxing. Still, a very good copy.

    Wilson, p. 222.



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    October, 2013
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