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Auction 100, Lot 599

"Switzerland and the adjacent portions of Italy, Savoy, and Tyrol", Baedeker, Karl

Subject: Guide Books

Period: 1899 (published)


Color: Printed Color

4.5 x 6.3 inches
11.4 x 16 cm

Nice example of this "handbook for travelers" with 54 maps, 12 plans and 12 panoramas. Baedeker's guides provided information covering routes and tour plans, sites of interest, hotels, expected travelling expenses, history and statistics. Eighteenth edition. Original soft red covers with gilt titles.


Condition: B

Endpapers loose. Maps with a couple of short binding tears and a some misfoldings. Covers slightly stained with shelf wear.

Estimate: $40 - $50


Closed on 9/12/2002