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A SHORT VISIT TO THE IONIAN ISLANDS,
Giffard, Edward.

A SHORT VISIT TO THE IONIAN ISLANDS,

Athens and the Morea. John Murray 1837.
1st Ed. Sm. 8vo. vi + 399pp. + [iv]. publ. adverts. T.p. vignette, 6 litho. plates after F.W. Newton, map. Some very light browning, neat contemporary inscription, original diced cloth, sl. marking with cloth occasionally lightly wearing through, spine chipped with some loss, joints frayed in part. Blackmer 623. ‘Giffard and Newton undertook this tour in 1836, for medical reasons. They spent only a short time in each place but were able to see many including Corfu, Parnassus, Corinth, and Athens; the final chapter is on Zante.’
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