St John's College S.76 (James 468)

John Palmer, Journals of travel in Spain, Portugal and Holland. English, 1826-30

John Palmer, Fellow of St John's College and Sir Thomas Adams Professor of Arabic at Cambridge (1769-1840): detailed account of his travels in Spain and Portugal, Aug. 1826- July 1827 (4 vols), and in Holland, Aug. and Sep. 1830 (1 vol.).

Manuscript extra information

185x110 mm. 5 vols. Inside every front cover a College donation plate in the name of John William Pieters (1824-1901), Fellow and Senior Bursar of St John's, who presented these vols to the College in 1877.

Autograph journal. Paper. Soft covers in slip-case (nineteenth century).