L’ Orient. Journal D’ Un Peintre..
In original paper wrappers with pictorial front wrapper and publisher's advertisements on rear. Many pages uncut. A little wear to extremities but otherwise a very good copy.
Victor-Havard, Éditeur, 168, Boulevard Saint-Germain.,
Dessins de l' auteur. gravure de ch. guillaume et cie.
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 4.75 x 7.5 inches. [viii] + 291 +  pp.
Illustrated by 44 whole page and vignette engravings in text by the author.
A charming account of a journey to the near east, including Egypt, Palestine, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and Turkey, written in diary format, made by a young artist in 1886-87 and illustrated by himself. George Rodier (1864-1913) was an artist who later became a professor of philosophy at the Sorbonne and published on Greek philosophy.
[Stock No. 24236]