5 volumes, 4to (294 x 227 mm). 55 engraved plates, 3 engraved folding plans, 3 engraved folding maps, 4 leaves of Ethiopian dialects; half-titles. Red half morocco, contemporary marbled boards (recased, expertly restored at corners, rebacked preserving portions of original spine). Provenance: Kensington Libraries (armorial bookplate).
FIRST EDITION. Bruce of Kinnaird had studied Arabic and... read more