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Travels in the Island of Iceland, During the Summer of the Year MDCCCX
Edinburgh: Printed for Archibald Constable and Company; T. Payne; Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown; Cadell & Davies, [et al], London. 1812. Second edition. 4to. (iv), xvi, 481, (1) pp. Contemporary binding of full sprinkled calf by J. Carss & Co. of Glasgow with their ticket to the front pastedown, spine with raised bands, gilt lettered red label, remains of a partially removed bookplate adjacent. One folding view, 5 full page views, 2 full page maps and 1 folding map are black and white plus 8 full page colour plates, further illustrations in the text and 4 folding tables. Some foxing, neat repairs to the joints and head, an attractive copy. Published six months after the first edition and enlarged to include an account of the insurrection of 1809 plus a map illustrating the volcanic eruption of 1783.
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