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23 April 2008
NOÉ, Louis Panteleon Jules Amedee, comte de. Mémoires relatifs a l'expédition anglaise partie de Bengale en 1800 pour aller combattre en Égypte l'armée d'orient. Paris: Nepveu, 1826. 8°. Double-page lithographed map hand-coloured in outline (lacks the map of Egypt) and 19 hand-coloured plates (lower fore-corners at the beginning stained). Modern red half morocco. FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 350; Colas 2208; Lipperheide 1584.
KNOX, Robert (1641-1720). Relation ou voyage de l'isle de Ceylan. Amsterdam: Paul Marret, 1693. 2 parts in one volume, 12°. 19 engraved plates, 13 folding, extra-illustrated with 2 pen and ink drawings (lacks map and frontispiece, many folding plates with splits at folds, several plates shaved at the fore-margin, title with a deleted ownership inscription). Modern half calf, gilt spine.
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