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VIVIAN, G[eorge].

Scenery of Portugal & Spain. On stone by Louis Hague.
London: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., Pall Mall; Ackermann & Co. Strand. Paris: Rittner & Goupil. Berlin: A.Asher. 1839.

FIRST EDITION. Large folio. (57 x 39.5 cm.). Original quarter dark green morocco over blind-stamped floral patterned green cloth, spine gilt lettered within an oval panel and gilt rules. 2 leaves of advertisements (one at each end of the book), lithographed title, list of contents (2 leaves with lithographed vignette to each) and a further 32 lithographed illustrations on 29 sheets (3 with 2 per page) with tissue guards. Spine bruised at ends, some foxing as usual, significant to about half the plates.

Largely devoted to Portugal, including views of Lisbon, Cintra, Setubal, Arrabida, Leiria, Coimbra, Porto, Villa do Conde, Guimaraes, Braga, and Ponte do Lima. Also nine views of Spain including Vigo, Malaga, Granada, and Valencia.

Abbey Travel 138

Price £ 2250.00
Stock Code 53043
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