WATSON, Gilbert. The Voice of the South … Illustrated by Aleardo abd A. J. Engel-Terzi.

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WATSON, Gilbert. The Voice of the South … Illustrated by Aleardo abd A. J. Engel-Terzi. London, Hurst and Blacket, 1905.

8vo. Original cloth lettered and decorated in gilt and black, top edge gilt; pp. vi, [2], 324, plates after paintings and photographs; spine faded, occasioanl minor spotting internally; a good copy.
Uncommon first edition, presentation copy, inscribed by the author on front fly-leaf. Watson travelled from Biskra in Southern Algeria to Touggourt and Djelfa, accompanuied by two Arabs, Athman, the guide and Abdullah, the owner of the camels. A delightful travelogue, written with admiration for the Arab companions.

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