London: Darf Publishers, 1993, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white plates; Black & white drawings; Appendix;
>From the cover: Of all those admirable and doughty Victorian lady-travellers Miss Amelia Edwards is surely one of the brightest lights, and this, her classic introduction to ancient Egypt, still stands up like an obelisk above the bulk of learned tomes and endlessly churned out travel guides.
Straightened means obliged her to earn her living, and she was already a successful writer and a talented artist and musician whe…
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper. Previous owners’ name to the first blank.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XXVII] 499 pages. 8¾” x 5¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I fascinate you with a carefully selected medley featured in my To Be Confirmed catalogue?