A Classical Tour through Italy and Sicily; Tending to Illustrate Some Districts, which Have Not Been Described by Mr. Eustace, in His Classical Tour., in Two Volumes.

By: Hoare, Richard Colt

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Second edition (Pine-Coffin 789.2). Map included in second volume. Nicely rebacked in leather, retaining original marbled boards, with new endpapers. Lightly foxed throughout, modern bookplate on front endpaper of each volume. 1819 Half-Leather. [10], xiii, [3], 395; 358, [6] pp. 8vo. Leather spine, gilt titles and rules, black and red leather spine labels, marbled paper over boards. A tour of Italy and Sicily, written partly as a response to the 1813 work of John Chetwode Eustace. Hoare was an archaeologist and artist, and made a continental tour in 1788 on which this work is based. He also wrote several works on English history. Arguably his most notable accomplishment was performing the first recorded excavation of Stonehenge along with William Cunnington.

Title: A Classical Tour through Italy and Sicily; Tending to Illustrate Some Districts, which Have Not Been Described by Mr. Eustace, in His Classical Tour., in Two Volumes.

Author: Hoare, Richard Colt

Categories: Europe, European, Early Imprints,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: Printed for J. Mawman, 39 Ludgate Street. by T. Miller, Noble Street, Cheapside.: 1819

Binding: Half-Leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2198757