TILLOTSON, John (approx. 1830-71) TILLOTSON, John (approx. 1830-71)

THE OVERLAND ROUTE TO INDIA, HISTORICAL, DESCRIPTIVE AND LEGENDARY

London : John Edward Lloyd, (c.1870)

Small folio (380 x 250 mm); 63 pp of text with 32 unnumbered engraved plates from drawings by Grieve, Absolom, and Telbin, including the added illustrated titlepage (behind the tissue-guard) which has the variant title of The Route of the Overland Mail to India....

London : John Edward Lloyd, (c.1870)

Small folio (380 x 250 mm); 63 pp of text with 32 unnumbered engraved plates from drawings by Grieve, Absolom, and Telbin, including the added illustrated titlepage (behind the tissue-guard) which has the variant title of The Route of the Overland Mail to India....

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London : John Edward Lloyd, (c.1870)

Small folio (380 x 250 mm); 63 pp of text with 32 unnumbered engraved plates from drawings by Grieve, Absolom, and Telbin, including the added illustrated titlepage (behind the tissue-guard) which has the variant title of The Route of the Overland Mail to India. Original blue cloth boards rubbed at head and tail of the spine and extremities, tips of corners, with gilt imprint of a fantastical Arabian scene in gilt involving camels, oasis, minaret and psalm trees set between circularised gilt lettering and blind decorative scrolling. All edges gilt; original coated yellow endpapers, slightly spotted. The cover has yet another variant title - Route of the Overland Mail to India. Engraved plates have occasional spotting, mainly marginal, and depict: Southampton Docks, Osborne (Isle of Wight), Needles, Berlingas (Bay of Biscay), Cintra, Tagus, Cape Trafalgar, Tarifa, Gibraltar, Algiers, Pantalaria Galeita, Malta, Alexandria, Mahmoudic Canal, Boulac, Cairo, Cemetery, Arabs with Dead Camel, Central Desert Station, Moors and Arabs on Horseback, Encampment by Night, Joseph’s Well, Suez, Red Sea, Jeddah, Women at Well, Mocha, Aden, Galle (Ceylon), Madras, Calcutta. 

London : John Edward Lloyd, (c.1870)

Small folio (380 x 250 mm); 63 pp of text with 32 unnumbered engraved plates from drawings by Grieve, Absolom, and Telbin, including the added illustrated titlepage (behind the tissue-guard) which has the variant title of The Route of the Overland Mail to India. Original blue cloth boards rubbed at head and tail of the spine and extremities, tips of corners, with gilt imprint of a fantastical Arabian scene in gilt involving camels, oasis, minaret and psalm trees set between circularised gilt lettering and blind decorative scrolling. All edges gilt; original coated yellow endpapers, slightly spotted. The cover has yet another variant title - Route of the Overland Mail to India. Engraved plates have occasional spotting, mainly marginal, and depict: Southampton Docks, Osborne (Isle of Wight), Needles, Berlingas (Bay of Biscay), Cintra, Tagus, Cape Trafalgar, Tarifa, Gibraltar, Algiers, Pantalaria Galeita, Malta, Alexandria, Mahmoudic Canal, Boulac, Cairo, Cemetery, Arabs with Dead Camel, Central Desert Station, Moors and Arabs on Horseback, Encampment by Night, Joseph’s Well, Suez, Red Sea, Jeddah, Women at Well, Mocha, Aden, Galle (Ceylon), Madras, Calcutta. 

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When you place an order, we will estimate shipping and delivery dates for you based on the availability of your items and the shipping options you choose. Depending on the shipping provider you choose, shipping date estimates may appear on the shipping quotes page.

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