View of Suez. Taken from the North East.
London, Published by Smith, Elder & Co., Cornhill. [n.d., 1833.]
Lithograph. Sheet 367 x 526mm. 14½ x 20¾".
From 'Eastern & Egyptian Scenery, Ruins, &c. Accompanied with Descriptive Notes, Maps, and Plans, Illustrative of a Journey from India to Europe... Intended to shew the Advantage And Practicability of Steam Navigation from England to India'. The text advocates the British securing the Red Sea route to India in the face of Russian southward expansion.
RARE. Not in Abbey Travel.
[Ref: 21408] £180.00