Italy, With Sketches of Spain and Portugal. (Bound Together With). Vathek: An Arabian Tales. With notes, critical and exploanatory. William BECKFORD.

Italy, With Sketches of Spain and Portugal. (Bound Together With). Vathek: An Arabian Tales. With notes, critical and exploanatory.

Paris. Baudry's European Library. 1834. Hardcover. 8vo, 21.2cm, 2 volumes in One, vi,338p., & [i],127p., notes, bound in blue black contemporary quarter roan, gilt titles and border and panels decorations on the spine, blue black marbled boards and endpapers, upper cover marble paper bubbled, some wear on the board edges otherwise very good to fine sound condition (Tds). ~ cf. Gotlieb 89 (p43). Beckford's journeyed in Italy in 1782 and promptly wrote a book about his travels: First published in 1783 as "Dreams, Waking Thoughts and Incidents" it was suppressed and only six copies survived. Item #38452

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