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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 484

    BUSSCHE, Captain L. de. Letters on Ceylon; particularly Relative to the Kingdom of Kandy. London: for J. J. Stockdale, 1817. 8°. Folding engraved map by Neele (a little light foxing and browning). Contemporary boards, uncut (rebacked with red cloth, very rubbed). Provenance: From the Beckford Library, Hamilton Palace with pencilled no.2374 on an endpaper. FIRST EDITION.

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    BUSSCHE, Captain L. de. Letters on Ceylon; particularly Relative to the Kingdom of Kandy. London: for J. J. Stockdale, 1817. 8°. Folding engraved map by Neele (a little light foxing and browning). Contemporary boards, uncut (rebacked with red cloth, very rubbed). Provenance: From the Beckford Library, Hamilton Palace with pencilled no.2374 on an endpaper. FIRST EDITION.


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