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489 pp., plus 54 pages Handbook Advertiser; 12mo; red cloth over limp boards lettered in gilt with fading and spots of foxing on spine and front edges. Four folding maps, including one in rear pocket; three folding scenes of the mountains, and other reproductions. Front hinge cracked 1" at both ends but remains fairly firm.
Note in pencil opposite half-title crediting this guied to a noted Alpinist: "John Ball's last edition before producing his own."
Title: A Handbook for Travellers in Switzerland, and the Alps of Savoy and Piedmont. Corrected and Augmented; with Travelling Maps, Plans of Towns, etc.
Edition: 9th Edition
Publisher: London, John Murray: 1861
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Good Condition
lbs: 3.00 lbs
Seller ID: 8299
Keywords: Mountaineering Europe