Sketching Rambles; or, Nature in the Alps and Apennines. Illustrated by Twenty Views, from the Sketches by the Authors.
London: James Hogg and Sons, 1861. Two volumes, 8vo, original red cloth pictorially stamped in blind and gilt. xii, 374 [2(ads)]; viii, 368 pp. Two color frontispieces and eighteen tinted lithographic plates. Covers slightly rubbed and showing some soiling, backstrips faded, hinges beginning to crack, good copies internally. First Edition of these charmingly illustrated travel accounts. The Swiss portion of the narrative is devoted perforce to the mountains, but the Italian part, filling the second volume, wanders all over. Robinson, Wayward Women, p. 109.
(Item Id: 6025)