1836 La Suisse Pittoresque, Ornee de Vues Dessinees Specialement Pour cet Ouvrage
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Fine Binding, First Edition, Folding Maps, Illustrated, Leather Binding
The first edition thus of this work, the first edition in French.
In a beautiful and fine binding.
Complete in two volumes.
Volume I illustrated with an engraved title page, and fifty-six plates.
Volume II illustrated with an engraved title page, one folding map, and forty-eight plates.
A beautiful work describing picturesque scenes in Switzerland, illuminated with engraved plates.
A detailed look into Switzerland in the first half of the nineteenth century.
Illustrated by William Henry Bartlett, a British artist. Bartlett is best known today for his steel engravings.
Described by William Beattie, a Scottish physician and poet.
In a fine full morocco binding. Externally, smart. A little fading to the spine. A couple of very light marks to the boards and spine, and a little rubbing to the joints. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are very lightly age-toned and generally clean with the odd spot.
Very Good Indeed
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