HANDSOME SET IN SUPERB VICTORIAN FULL CALF
BUCKINGHAM, James Silk ~ The Eastern and Western States of America.
London: Fisher, (1842)
3 volume set, 8.75 inches tall. Classic Victorian full calf by Ingalton of Eton (with their silver ticket). With gilt raised bands, twin labels and extra gilt panels. A neat inscription 'on leaving Eton' dated 1847 on the first blank. Complete with all 15 folding engraved views. James Silk Buckingham was an English traveller and writer who wrote extensively about this voyages in Europe, America and the East.