London: Thomas Constable, 1855.
First of this translation., "Constable's Miscellany of Foreign Literature, Vol. V" Translated from the German by Alexander Muir. Frontispiece engraved map printed in color. vii, 326, [2ads]; viii, 290, , [4ads]pp. 2 vols. 8vo. Original gilt-stamped brown cloth, covers stamped with wreath around a globe. Covers a little faded, small nick to fore-edge of title-page, else very good Item #217573
Published the year after the first edition, the work begins with a historical overview before describing the authors travels on the island. Oddly enough, three translations of Gregorovius' work on Corsica (1853) were published in 1855: Muir's; Russell Martineau's (Longman's); and Edward J. Morris' (Phila., Parry).
Price: $350.00 Free Domestic Delivery