Chromolithography - Whyte-Melville (G.J). The Arab's Ride in Cairo.


Chromolithography - Whyte-Melville (G.J). The Arab's Ride in Cairo.

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The Arab's Ride in Cairo, a Legend of the Desert, by G.J. Whyte-Melville. Illustrated and illuminated by Mrs Wolfe Murray. Small 4to, 21cm, 14 leaves, Printed by Schenk & McFarlane, Published by Seton & Mackenzie, 1855, Edinburgh.

Chromolithographic title-page and 13 other numbered plates with black and white lithographic vignette and chromolithographed text and borders, printed on stiff cards, by Schenck & McFarlane, after illustrations by Mrs Wolfe Murray. Full green calf, decorated and titled in gilt, all edges gilt. Silk endpapers. Extremities a bit rubbed. A near very good copy.

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