Travels in Chaldaea, including a Journey from Bassorah to Bagdad, Hillah and Babylon, performed on foot in 1827. With observations on the sites and remains of Babel, Selencia and Ctesiphon MIGNAN Robert Capt 1803-1852 Publisher: Hebry Colburn and Richard Bentley Publish Year: 1829 Publish Place: London: New Burlington Street Illustrator: Unknown Category: Miscellaneous, Foreign Travel, Antiquarian Book, History, Reference Book No: 007624 Status: For Sale Book Condition: Very Good Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Jacket Condition: Binding: Hardcover Book Type: Unknown Edition: 1st Edition Inscription: Unknown £350.00 Add to Basket Ask a question Refer to a friend Additional information Journey on foot through Arabia. First and only edition. In contemporary half dark blue calf over green marbled boards, some wear, joint cracked. Spine, raised bands, gilt tooling & titles, edges worn. Internally, frontis, , (vi-xvi), , 2-333,  list, 9 pls (complete, includes 2 folding maps), 16 wood engravings within text, occasional spot. Frontispiece and plates drawn by R. Craggs. Maps engraved by Sidney Hall. (217*133 mm). (Atabey 908). History of modern Bussorah, between the years of the Mohammedan Æra, 953 and 1076: equivalent to those of the Christian period, 1546 and 1665; Memoir on the ruins of Ahwaz, read before the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, June 14, 1828 and printed in the second volume of their transactions; An itinerary from Bussorah to the city of Tabreez, or Tauris, by Semavah, Meshed Ali, Kufa, Hillah, Bagdad, and Sulimaniah performed by the author in the summer of 1828; List of journeys performed by the author in the years 1826, 1827, 1828.