In Barbary. Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco and the Sahara.
First edition in publisher’s pictorial cloth; graphics and gilt in stunning condition. The publisher’s laud Powell’s travel book for its “discussion of historical, religious, racial, and political questions for those contemplating a travel to French North Africa” —Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco—during the 1920s.
Description: In Barbary. Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco and the Sahara.
New York and London: Published by the Century Co., (1926). Frontis., xxii, 483pp. Publisher’s pictorial cloth. Fold-out color map; numerous half tone plates from photographs. Raven bookplate of James McDonald with the motto “Nec Tempore Nec Fato.” Near fine with light foxing to textblock fore-edge. In a very good or better dustwrapper.
Blockson Catalogue 1397 (reprint ed.).