HUGHES, William. Syria. London and Liverpool, George Philip and Son, [c. 1860].
Lithographic colour-printed map (65 x 55 cm), linen-backed and dissected into 20 segments and folding back into the original blue cloth folder, front cover lettered in gilt; apart from light toning to printed text on verso of one segment, due to reaction with binder's glue, a fine copy.
One of the best-preserved maps from Philips' Series of Travelling Maps we ever encountered. Inset map of the Sinai Peninsula, travelling routes, wells and oases marked.