HARLESTON NORFOLK, THE PARADIGM PRESS: 1986
Edition: 1st Edition
Seller ID: 124633
Burgundy Cloth Boards with Black Title block and gilt titles to spine, 225 x 145 mm approx. xviii + 230 pp. Frontis + 24 other illustrations on glossy plates, Letter to end papers and double page line Map all as called for. Biography of Robert Curzon described by Dr A.N.L.Munby as "the most attractive figure in the history of English book-collectors. 19th Century traveller noted for his book Visits to monasteries in the Levant. His home " Parham House" in Sussex was central to his life and for nearly 40 years he struggled to prevent the impoverishment and his disinheritance of it t... View More...
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