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Four Months in Algeria:

BLAKESLEY Rev. Joseph Williams (1859.)

£250.00  [First Edition]

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with a Visit to Carthage.First edition. 2 folding maps (1 large) & 7 plates. 8vo. Contemporary calf, gilt, rebacked, old spine laid down, this with green morocco label. xii, 441, [1]ads.pp. Cambridge,

Blakesley, a close friend of Tennyson, sought relief from the English winter of 1857-58 in Algeria on doctor's orders. His account of this sojourn is both easily read and highly informative.

Stock Code: 183854