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In the Steps of the Master

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Henry Canova Vollam Morton FRSL (known as H. V. Morton), (26 July 1892 – 18 June 1979) was a journalist and pioneering travel writer from Lancashire, England. He was best known for his prolific and popular books on London, Great Britain and the Holy Land. He first achieved fame in 1923 when, while working for the Daily Express, he scooped the official Times correspondent during the coverage of the opening of the Tomb of Tutankhamun by Howard Carter in Egypt. This book was his first foreign travel book and received great acclaim when it was published in 1934. The master of the title was Jesus and the book was an account of Morton's travels in the Holy Land.

Although the dust jacket is messing, the boards, spine & pages are in quite good condition (the spine is pulled at the top and there is slight bumping on the corners). There is a pen-written inscription on the front fly-sheet.

Sepia illustrations throughout and pen & ink maps on inside front & back covers. At the front is a contents page and a list of illustrations. At the back is:
a Bibliography
Alphabetical Index
Index of Scripture references

Item details

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First publication by Methuen
Author(s):
H.V. Morton
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
20 x 13.5
Edition:
1937
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
375
Publisher:
Methuen
Title:
In the Steps of the Master

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Henry Canova Vollam Morton FRSL (known as H. V. Morton), (26 July 1892 – 18 June 1979) was a journalist and pioneering travel writer from Lancashire, England. He was best known for his prolific and popular books on London, Great Britain and the Holy Land. He first achieved fame in 1923 when, while working for the Daily Express, he scooped the official Times correspondent during the coverage of the opening of the Tomb of Tutankhamun by Howard Carter in Egypt. This book was his first foreign travel book and received great acclaim when it was published in 1934. The master of the title was Jesus and the book was an account of Morton's travels in the Holy Land.

Although the dust jacket is messing, the boards, spine & pages are in quite good condition (the spine is pulled at the top and there is slight bumping on the corners). There is a pen-written inscription on the front fly-sheet.

Sepia illustrations throughout and pen & ink maps on inside front & back covers. At the front is a contents page and a list of illustrations. At the back is:
a Bibliography
Alphabetical Index
Index of Scripture references

Added value:
First publication by Methuen
Author(s):
H.V. Morton
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
20 x 13.5
Edition:
1937
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
375
Publisher:
Methuen
Title:
In the Steps of the Master

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