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The Survey Of Western Palestine. Memoirs Of The Topography, Orography, Hydrography, And Archaeology [vols I-iii], Claude Reignier Conder
1 The Survey Of Western Palestine. Memoirs Of The Topography, Orography, Hydrography, And Archaeology [vols I-iii] Claude Reignier Conder
London The Committee of the Palestine Exploration Fund 1881-1883 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; Claude Reignier Conder (29 December 1848 – 16 February 1910) was a British soldier, explorer and antiquarian. He was a great-great-grandson of Louis-François Roubiliac. [Courtesy Wikipedia], Herbert Kitchener - Field Marshal Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener KG KP GCB OM GCSI GCMG GCIE PC (24 June 1850 – 5 June 1916) was a senior British Army officer and colonial administrator who won fame for his imperial campaigns and later played a central role in the early part of the First World War, although he died halfway through it. Width: 9.75" Height: 11.75", eight 20lbs. First edition of the first three volumes of the Survey, the complete contribution by Conder and Kitchener. The antique volumes are bound in red cloth covers with stamped gilt lettering and ornamentation on the front covers and spine. There is moderate rubbing, chipping, and toning concentrated at the extremities. The first volume has separated boards and lacks its spine cover. The second and third volumes are solidly bound. The text blocks are solid. The pages show mild to moderate age toning and occasional spotting/foxing. The work is profusely illustrated with plates in black-and-white and color. Antique British Colonial Topography & Archaeology Exploration Color Plates Israel Lebanon Middle East; 20 37364 
Price: 611.00 USD
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