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Tales of a Traveller, Geoffrey Crayon, Washington Irving, 1824


Tales of a Traveller, by Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. (pseudonymn of Washington Irving). In Two Volumes, bound as one.

Published by John Murray, London, 1824. First UK edition.

A good copy this two volume set bound as one book. Half leather covers and marbled boards, with raised bands and gilt titles. Slightly bumped. A later binding. Text is good with some foxing and staining. Joint can be seen between a few of the early pages, but all bound in. Pencil text annotation to title (removable). A very attractive, if imperfect, copy of this work.

Vol. 1: xvi + 364pp.
Vol. 2: vi + 394pp.

Dimensions: Approximately 221mm x 141mm x 55mm.