A TRUTH SEEKER IN AROUND THE WORLD: VOLUME II FROM DAMASCUS TO BOMBAY: A Series of Letters Written while Making a Tour of the Globe. D. M. Bennett, DeRobigne Mortimer.
A TRUTH SEEKER IN AROUND THE WORLD: VOLUME II FROM DAMASCUS TO BOMBAY: A Series of Letters Written while Making a Tour of the Globe
A TRUTH SEEKER IN AROUND THE WORLD: VOLUME II FROM DAMASCUS TO BOMBAY: A Series of Letters Written while Making a Tour of the Globe

A TRUTH SEEKER IN AROUND THE WORLD: VOLUME II FROM DAMASCUS TO BOMBAY: A Series of Letters Written while Making a Tour of the Globe

New York: D. M. Bennett: Liberal Publisher, [1882]. Author was editor of Truth Seeker magazine. In the preface he writes that he had earlier taken a trip around Europe and written letters home to the magazine which were later published as a book, A Truth Seeker in Europe. Someone then proposed that he should do the same on a similar trip arund the world and offered to help fund his expenses. Reportedly, several hundred individuals areeg to participate in the funding (see list of Contributors mentioned in above). Edges quite worn and scratched; A number of pages in the first 150 with pencil marginalia, otherwise contents very clean; Last text page and ads page have a tear and a couple small pieces missing. Item #28658

7.75" x 5.5"; Frontis illustration with facing tissue; pp. [2] List of Contributors, [1] blank, 5-945, [3] ads, plus 44 black-and-white illustrations on heavy stock; Bound in full pig-skin with marbled end papers and all paged edges gilt.

Price: $250.00

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