David Urquhart's The Pillars of Hercules:
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Reproduction of the title page of David Urquhart's The Pillars of Hercules which was published in the United States in 1855, five years after the British edition.

The original owner has stamped his name , Edward Watson, throughout the two volumes!



This item is from the collection of the Victorian Turkish Baths Project

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