7 - 8 April 2004
BURTON, Richard Francis. The Memorial Edition of the Works of Captain Sir Richard F. Burton. Volume I [- Volume VII], London: Tylston and Edwards, 1893-1894.
7 volumes, 8° (219 x 145mm). Coloured lithographic or engraved plates, folding maps or plans, illustrations. Original black cloth gilt, top edges red.
FINE AND COMPLETE SET OF THE MEMORIAL EDITION edited by Leonard Smithers and Lady Burton, with her new Preface. Comprised of: 'Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah,' 2 vols., 'A Mission to Gelele, King of Dahome,' 2 vols.; 'Vikram and the Vampire, or, Tales of Hindu Devilry;' and 'First Footsteps in East Africa,' 2 vols. (7)
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