Freeman's Auction
(Early Ethnography) 1 Vol. Van Lennep, Henry J. The Oriental Album: Twenty Illustrations of the People and Scenery of Turkey. New York: Anson D. F. Randolph, 1862. Folio, modern buckram. With additional pictorial tinted lithographic title and 20 color lithographic plates. Minor dust smudging to plate margins, text leaves a little toned, some chipping to margins of text leaves. Ex-library: perforated stamp on letterpress title and last text leaf; ink stamp at foot of first Introduction page; label on front pastedown. All plates free of library markings.
Estimate $2,500-4,000


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Sold for $4,063 (buyer's premium included)