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Auction 99, Lot 637

"Belgium and Holland including the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg, Handbook for Travellers", Baedeker, Karl

Subject: Guide Books

Period: 1905 (published)


Color: Printed Color

4.4 x 6.2 inches
11.2 x 15.7 cm

A good copy of this extremely detailed handbook for travelers. The book includes 15 fold-out maps and 30 city plans and provides information covering routes and tour plans, sites of interest, hotels, expected travelling expenses, history and statistics. 14th edition, revised and augmented. 12mo. 474 pp. Red Cloth with Gilt Titles.


Condition: B

Endpapers stained with extensive ink and pencil notations of previous owners, some marginal notation throughout. Maps with a few minor binding tears or fold separations. Cloth on spine beginning to split.

Estimate: $35 - $45

Sold for: $110

Closed on 6/12/2002