Switzerland. Illustrated in a Series of Views taken on the spot and expressly for this Work, by W. H. BARLTETT, Esq. In Two Volumes.

By: BEATTIE, WILLIAM; BARTLETT, W. H.;

Price: £295.00

Quantity: 1 available


2 vols. Hardback, large, (approx 11 x 9 inches.) Bound in dark purple full calf leather, decorative gilt lettering and decorations to spines, decorative gilt paneled boards with gilt edge dentelles. Marbled endpapers and page edges. In very good conditions. Some rubbing to edges and extremities, some light scratches and marks to boards. Small chips to edges of spine labels. Endpapers clean, no penned inscriptions. Some foxing to engraved titles with some minor staining to edges. Some minor darkening to edges of plates, a couple of minor handling marks. Else pages clean and tight. A very clean and tight set. 188 & 152pp. 2 engraved title-vignettes. 108 B&W steel-engraved views by W.H. BARTLETT. Large fold out map in Vol II. Plates and map have tissue guards. Plates bound within text and not at rear of vols. With engraved plates of; Mont-Blanc (several), Geneva, Mer de Glace, St. Gervais, Glacier de Bosson, Vallais, Matigny, Sion, Visp & Monte Rosa, Mount Cervin (Matterhorn), Brieg, Gondo, Val Vedro, Magadino, Lake of Lugano, Via Mala, Airolo St.Gotard, Tell’s Chapel, Einsiedeln, Tamina Für Schweizer Kunden.

Title: Switzerland. Illustrated in a Series of Views taken on the spot and expressly for this Work, by W. H. BARLTETT, Esq. In Two Volumes.

Author Name: BEATTIE, WILLIAM; BARTLETT, W. H.;

Categories: Europe,

Publisher: London. George Virtue & Co. 1836 (Engravings dated 1834-6.):

Seller ID: 82327

Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL::Europe BEATTIE, WILLIAM; BARTLETT, W. H.; Switzerland, STEEL-ENGRAVED VIEWS, W.H.BARLTETT, Views, George Virtue, Mont-Blanc, Geneva, Mer de Glace, St. Gervais, Glacier de Bosson, Vallais, Matigny, Sion, Visp & Monte Rosa, Mount Cervin (Matterhorn), Brieg, Gondo, Val Vedro, Magadino, Lake of Lugano, Via Mala, Airolo St.Gotard, Tell’s Chapel, Einsiedeln, Tamina Für Schweizer Kunden, fine binding, 1836, 1834