Part III. the Rhine Valley

By: [Adams, W. H. Davenport]

Price: NZ$91.00

Quantity: 1 available


No date [c.1870s]. 120 pages + 21 engraved plates. Dimensions: 10 3/4" by 8 3/8". No preliminary leaves are present. No frontispiece or title page. The plates have "William Mackenzie, London, Edinburgh & Glasgow" printed in the margins. Rebound in black cloth covers. Cloth covers very rubbed and worn and stained. Gutters cracked at hinges. Internally good. Foxing to first few text leaves, quite heavy spotted foxing to page 1. Occasional foxing and light browning throughout. 1/2" page corner missing to three text leaves. Tissue guards to plates mostly present. Tissue guards to plates have moderate foxing. Tissue guards often folded and creased. Plates generally ly clean with some finger mark smudges and small creases to margins. The plates are titled: 1. Lake of Constanz, and the Islands of Manau and Reichenau; 2. Bregenz; 3. Friedrichshafen; 4. Schaffhausen; 5. Rhine Falls (3/8" tear in margin of this plate) ; 7. Laufenburg; 8. Rheinfelden; 9. Eglisau; 10. Basle; 11. Strasburg; 12. Speier; 13. Freiburg; 14. Heidelberg; 15. Mannheim; 16. Oppenheim; 17. Mayence; 18. Elfeldt; 19. St. Goarhausen; 20. Bacharach. 21. Ehrenbreitstein; 21. Bonn; 22. Cologne. [NB: In the book itself the plates are unnumbered]. ; 4to

Title: Part III. the Rhine Valley

Author Name: [Adams, W. H. Davenport]

Illustrator: Illustrated by Foster, B.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, William Mackenzie: [c1870s]

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 003141

Keywords: Germany 19th Century