PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF A SOUTHERN COLLECTOR
WANSLEBEN, Johann Michael (1639-79). The Present State of Egypt; Or, A new Relation of a Late Voyage into that Kingdom. Performed in the Years 1672 and 1673. London: R.E. for John Starkey, 1678.
8o (168 x 102 mm). (Some offsetting of text.) Contemporary speckled calf, spine gilt with morocco lettering piece (joints starting, light wear to spine ends and corners).
FIRST ENGLISH EDITION. Wansleben travelled farther South in Egypt than had yet been explored. Wing W711; Blackmer 1770.