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MAUNDRELL, Henry (1665--1701)
A journey from Aleppo to Jerusalem at Easter, A. D. 1697. The third edition, to which is now added an account of the author's journey to the banks of Euphrates at Beer, and to the country of Mesopotamia. By Hen. Maundrell, ...
Oxford printed at the Theater, 1714.
[12], 145, [7], 10 p., [15] pl. (9 fold.) : [2] wdcut illus. ; 22.3 cm. (8º)

First published in 1703; the 'Third Edition' is a reissue with additional material of the second edition of 1707 (cf. BAL Early printed books, no. 2086.) Title vignette and plates engraved by M. Burghers. The third and subsequent editions contain extra plates by Hawksmoor, namely 'The Perspective of Balbeck Temple' derived from the Grand Marot (q.v.) and the comparative plate of Inigo Jones's 'Tuscan Temple in Covent Garden' at p. 135. See K. Downes, Hawksmoor (London 1979), pp. 29, 219 n. 6. ESTC t100586.

Binding C18th tree calf, gilt-rule borders, gilt roll-tooled spine, red morocco spine-label.

Reference Number 2747


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