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Hardback, 7 x 4.5 inches. Quarter bound with vellum spine and corners, and brown paper covered boards. Lettering to spine. Red page edging. In very good condition. Cover clean and smart, some minor darkening to spine. Later contemporary covers and endpapers. Bookplate to front endpaper “F.G. Schlickenrieder.” Neat inscription to front prelim. Title and foreword darkened. Some mild/moderate foxing to pages throughout. A couple of minor stains to edges of contents pages. Plates all very clean and bright. Else a very clean and tight copy. 162 + 64 + 32 + 40 + 54 (ex.56)pp. Illustrated with 23 full-page plates of views (ex.24), 1 folding map of Heidelberg and a smaller plan of Heidelberg Castle. Lacks one view and 3 other plans. Lacks final page 55-56. One loose additional engraving of Heidelberg Castle at rear.
Title: Handbuch fur Reisende nach Heidelberg, Und in seine Umgebungen, nach Mannheim, Schwetzingen, dem Odenwalde und dem Nackarthale. Zweite Auflage, mit 24 ansichten, 4 planen und 1 karte von streit. (Handbook for travelers to Heidelberg, second edition, with 24 views, 4 plans and 1 map.)
Publisher: Heidelberg, Joseph Engelmann, 1821 (1820) 2nd:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83845
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL::Europe Germany, Handbook for travelers to Heidelberg, second edition, Joseph Engelmann, 1821, 1820, 2nd, german, engravings, views, map, plans