WATSON, Gilbert. The Voice of the South … Illustrated by Aleardo and A. J. Engel-Terzi. London, Hurst and Blacket, 1905.
8vo. Original cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt and black, top edge gilt; pp. vi, , 324, plates after paintings and photographs; spine faded, occasional 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, accompanied by two Arabs, Athman, the guide and Abdullah, the owner of the camels. A delightful travelogue, written with admiration for the Arab companions.