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A relation of a iourney begun an: Dom: 1610 : Foure bookes containing a description of the Turkish Empire, of Aegypt, of the Holy Land, of the remote parts of Italy, and ilands adioyning.

Author: Sandys, George, 1578-1644 [author].
Production / publication: London : Printed [by Thomas Cotes] for Andrew Crooke, 1637Description: [4], 309, [3] pages, [2] plates (1 folded) : illustrations (metal cuts), maps ; 26 cm (4to).General note: Signatures: A², B⁶-Z⁶, 2A⁶-2D⁵. Dedication signed: George Sandys. Imprint from ESTC.Citation/References note: English Short Title Catalogue, S116686Ownership note: Inscriptions on third flyleaf recto: "Presented to William Morris by his kind parents, August 2nd 1843" and "Afterwards to Mr. John Kilshaw, 1858". Inscription on colophon: "Thomas [Hansly?]", other ownership inscriptions at the back of p. 309 pasted over and unreadable. Binding note: Bound in buckram.Other title: Relation of a journey begun an: Dom: 1610 | Relation of a journey begun anno Domini 1610.Subject(s): Italy -- Description and travel -- 1501-1800 | Middle East -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800
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English Short Title Catalogue, S116686

Museum of the Order of St John imperfect: wants for title page, the plates, and the last three pages, damage to 28-32 pasted over with portion of the text replaced by a manuscript version on p. 31-32 ; wants for pages 219-292, 299-300, and 305-306. Stub describing the item bound between front cover and flyleaf. Some pencil and ink annotations throughout.

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