"[Lot of 2] The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia", Roberts, David
Subject: Title Pages
Period: 1855 (dated)
Color: Printed Color
5.4 x 8.2 inches
13.7 x 20.8 cm
Lovely pair tinted lithographs from a quarto edition of this important work. First is the frontispiece from Volume IV showing the "Entrance to the Great Temple of Aboo-Simbel, Nubia," plate 187. The second is from Volume V showing the "Great Gateway, leading to the Temple of Karnak, Thebes," plate 170.
Light foxing in blank margins with a library blindstamp on the second print in bottom margin.