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*** Please note, the description of this lot has changed *** Sahara.- Salvin (E.M.M.) An album of 47 sketches of the "Great Sahara", original illustrations, several used to illustrate Henry Baker Tristram's "The Great Sahara", including the views of the 'City of Mellika', numerous monuments and architectural structures, pencil and touches of watercolour, some heightened with white, neatly laid onto album leaves, many with pen and ink annotations underneath, various sizes, from 52 x 60 mm. (2 1/8 x 2 3/8 in) to 118 x 180 mm. (4 5/8 x 7 1/8 in), some scattered spotting and browning, worn, [ca. 1850s]; and a first edition of Tristram's Great Sahara inscribed by the author to his son, oblong 4to & 8vo (2)Saleroom Notice: This lot includes a first edition of Tristram's Great Sahara inscribed by the author to his son

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Sahara.- Salvin (E.M.M.) An album of 47 sketches of the

Estimate £300 - £500
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Max Hasler
Modern First Editions and 20th Century Literature
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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