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FORBES, JAMES. Oriental memoirs. London: 1813 [but issued circa 1839]. 4 volumes, 4to, 300 x 242mm., later half morocco, joints worn, spines chipped, some browning to plates, small tears to blank margins of 5 plates and adjacent text leaves in vol.I. Engraved portrait of the author, 121 engraved, aquatint or lithographed plates (26 hand-coloured). Bohn's extra-illustrated remainder issue with 28 more plates than the original issue of 1813. Abbey Travel 436.

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FORBES, JAMES. Oriental memoirs. London: 1813 [but issued circa 1839]. 4 volumes, 4to, 300 x 242mm., later half morocco, joints worn, spines chipped, some browning to plates, small tears to blank margins of 5 plates and adjacent text leaves in vol.I. Engraved portrait of the author, 121 engraved, aquatint or lithographed plates (26 hand-coloured). Bohn's extra-illustrated remainder issue with 28 more plates than the original issue of 1813. Abbey Travel 436.

Provenance: Kenneth K. Mackenzie; Horticultural Society of New York, bookplate. (4)
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