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Wanderings In Greece, Volumes 1-2, George Cochrane, 1837 Facsimile Reprint


Wanderings In Greece, Volumes 1-2, by George Cochrane. Modern Facsimile Reprint. 2 volumes bound as one. A travelogue of George Cochrane's journey to Greece where he first arrived in 1837, in a steamship commanded by his uncle, admiral Thomas Cochrane, to strengthen the Greek naval fleet in the War of Independence. He made two further trips to Greece between 1834 and 1836.

Provenance; from the library of the late William St Clair (1937 - 2021), British historian, academic and author. His signature to opening page - half title. His pencil annotations to rear free endpaper. Please see our other listings for related works.

Originally published by Henry Colburn, London, 1837. This is a modern scanned facsimile reprint by Nabu. Printed in the UK.

A near fine paperback with laminated covers. Just a few usage marks to text block edges. Otherwise text is clean, bright, and soundly bound. Almost as new condition.

Text in English.

xii + 322pp + vii + 382pp. Plus various prelims and additional scanned pages.

Weight approximately 1.44kg unpacked.

Dimensions: Approximately 245mm high x 191mm wide x 42mm deep.