This 1893 first edition set of books chronicles the life of the great adventurer Sir Richard Burton, and was written by his beloved wife Isabel Burton.
2 volumes. Half-titles. Titles printed in red and black. Frontispiece portraits plus 5 maps, 2 chromolithographs, and many other plates and illustrations. (8vo) period three-quarter orange morocco and cloth, spines gilt, top edges gilt. First Edition.
Handsome copy of Lady Burton's biography of her husband.
Published in 1893 by Chapman & Hall, London, England.
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