The Romance of Isabel Lady Burton. The Story of Her Life Told in Part by Herself & in Part by W. H. Wilkins.

Burton, Isabel & Wilkins, W. H.

Book ID: 5176

£30.00

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8vo. xvii, 778 pp., [2 adverts], frontispiece portrait, contemporary cloth, title gilt on faded spine, title printed in red on front cover & title page, index, includes an insert of 8 pages: Prospectus of “The Life of Sir Richard Burton”, Hutchinson & Co., London, fifth and cheaper edition, N.D. [circa. 1900].

Synopsis

A biography of Isabel Burton written by her few months before her death. It covers her relation with her husband Sir Francis Richard Burton, her travels in Palestine, Italy, India, and her residence in Damascus.

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