To quote from the preface: “Much important information has recently been obtained from the travels of Burckhardt and others”. Twenty-six maps and a 32 page index. Marbled-paper covered boards, half leather. Includes contemporary hand-written examination answers on a loose sheet; carefully-lettered name of previous owner: Catherine Ann Brandon 19th October 1836. Condition: All maps present, intact and clean. Boards very rubbed, leather severely worn. Internally very good, with nice, clean maps.