Item #1030 A Traveller in Rome. H. V. Morton.
"The most widely read travel author"

A Traveller in Rome.

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1957. Item #1030

8vo.  210 x 140 mm., [8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches].  x, 374 pp. Illustrated throughout with color and black and white plates and maps of Rome on the endpapers.  Original blue cloth, dust jacket; cloth very lightly faded with time and dust jacket with minor tears and abrasions to the edges; inner hinge of upper board beginning to crack, yet a sound and attractive copy.

First American edition, published same year as the London edition.  Standard travel book to Rome, a complete success that went through a number of editions.  Morton's books on Rome and Italy in general are highly regarded and sought after by the collector of travel literature.  Well-illustrated with plates.


Price: $40.00

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