BAEDEKER, Karl

Schweiz,

£500

Schweiz,
nebst den angrenzenden Theilen von ober-Italien, Savoyen und Tirol.
Karl Baedeker, Leipzig 1864.

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Schweiz,

Description

This is the first issue of this edition in 1864. There was a second issue only a year later in 1865. This edition still includes the folding coloured panoramas and some charming engraved illustrations in the text. Endpapers dated “Juni 1864”.

Description

Tenth edition. liv, 458pp, coloured frontispiece depicting the arms of the various Swiss Cantons, with original tissue, 15 maps, 7 town plans, 6 panoramas, some coloured, previous owner’s inscription on reverse of frontispiece, bookseller’s label on front pastedown, skilfully restored preserving the publisher’s old-type red cloth, inner hinges strengthened with tape, gilt lettered; overall a very good copy

Bibliography

Hinrichsen D298a

 

Stock ID: 88120