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A Few Months in the East; or, A Glimpse of The Red, The Dead, and the Black Seas. By a Canadian

FORSYTH, J. Bell

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The author's grand tour included Gibraltar, Malta, Egypt, Jaffa, Jerusalem, Jericho, Hebron, Beirut, Tripoli, Alexandretta, Smyrna and Constantinople, returning through Britain. "I write as a Canadian, in the hope of encouraging others of my fellow-countrymen to follow my example in visiting the same interesting portion of the world" (p. 2). Includes an appendix on the Pacific Railroad.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: J. Lovell
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: 1861
  • Place Published: Quebec
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xiv, 181 p. 22 cm. Four colour lithographs. Red cloth hardcover. Boards soiled and worn, corners bumped. Darkened spine has chipped ends. Bookplate removed from front pastedown. Inside is generally in good condition except for a tear at bottom of page 43.