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Lot 0061
Author: Hughes, Thomas Smart
Title: Travels in Sicily, Greece and Albania.
Author: Hughes, Thomas Smart
Place: London
Publisher: J. Mawman
Date: 1820

Description: 2 volumes. xii, [2], 532; viii, 393 pp. 3 maps and plans (2 folding) and 12 engraved and aquatint plates. (4to) 28x22 cm (11x8¾") period boards with modern paper rebacking, paper labels on spines. First Edition. Hughes was tutor to Richard Townley Parker, together they visited Spain, Italy, Sicily, Greece and Albania in 1813 and 1814. On the Albanian portion of their journey they were joined by C.R. Cockerell, who provided the drawings of Epirus used for the majority of the engravings. Abbey 203; Blackmer 842..

Condition: Boards a bit worn, some foxing; very good. Item number: 289703

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Hughes Travels in Sicily Greece and Albania

Estimate $800 - $1,200Feb 11, 2018
San Francisco, CA, USA