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Travels In Portugal Through the Provinces of Entre Douro E Minho, Beira, Estremadura and Alem-Tejo, in the Years 1789 and 1790.
Strahan and Cadell 1795 - A really lovely copy of the architect's journey to Portugal which began on a sailing vessel out of Dublin. Book is in VG condition. The research and work were presented to His Royal Highness, Don John, Prince of Brazil and were intended to capture the customs, manners and practices of ancient and present day Portugal. It is a thorough and enlightening exploration, containing all 24 original plates, including the intact foldouts. The 4to boards are modern marble and the spine is leather with gold stamping, making a handsome edition to any library. There is foxing throughout the book and a few pages show very light repair. Light bumps and wear to corners. 312 pp. 4 blank pages at the beginning, another 4 at the end, title page, dedication page and preface pages are all present. Errata: page 274 line 6 and 277 line 8. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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