Popular Travel Account in Egypt and Syria, Published 1838
Item Number: 14532
John Lloyd Stephens
Stephens, John Lloyd. Incidents of Travel in Egypt, Arabia Petraea, and The Holy Land by George Stephens. London: by Richard Bentley; 1838. 8" x 5," 317 pps. (vol I), 361 pps. (vol II).
First edition, second print of John Lloyd Stephen's popular travel account in Egypt and Syria. Stephen's was an American traveller and archaeologist, (1805-1852). In 1834, he traveled to Egypt and Syria. On his return to New York he published in 1837 (under the name of George Stephens) Incidents of Travel in Egypt, Arabia Petraea, and the Holy Land. The bindings are fairly tight on both books with some foxing present on pages; surface soiling on the boards with slight rubbing to the spines. Overall in good condition.