Unexplored Spain . . . with 209 illustrations by Joseph Crawhall, E. Caldwell, and Abel Chapman and from photographs.

London, Edward Arnold, 1910.

Large 8vo, pp. xvi, 416, ii, 22 (advertisements), with 32 plates; numerous illustrations in the text; original green pictorial cloth, gilt; rubbed, spine faded; from the library of Ian Robertson (1928–2020).


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First edition. Intended as a sequel to Wild Spain (1893). ‘No foreigners could have enjoyed greater opportunity, and we have done our best to exploit the advantage – so far, at least, as steady plodding work will avail; for we have spent more than two years in analysing, checking and sorting, selecting and eliminating from voluminous notes accumulated during forty years. The concentrated result represents, we are convinced, an accurate – though not, of course, a complete – exposition of the wild-life of one of the wildest of European countries’ (preface).

Palau 67044; Wood p. 284.

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