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Travel, Geography & Exploration:Europe :Germany

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...<b> Seeing Europe with Famous Authors [10 Volumes  Complete Set] </b>, Halsey, Francis W. (Editor)
1 Halsey, Francis W. (Editor) ... Seeing Europe with Famous Authors [10 Volumes Complete Set]
New York and London: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1914 First Edition First Printing. Hardcover

 
A handy small-format set which gives a quick perspective of pre-World War I Europe.

Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Some toning to spines. Illustrated with photographs.

Set includes:
Great Britain and Ireland; Part 1 and 2;
France and the Netherlands Part 1 and 2;
Germany, Australia-Hungary, and Switzerland part 1 and 2;
Italy and Greece part 1 and 2;
Spain and Portugal and Russia, Scandinavia, and the Southeast with index to 10 volumes.

 
Price: 85.00 USD

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...<b> Romantic Germany </b><br>, Schauffler, Robert Haven
2 Schauffler, Robert Haven ... Romantic Germany

London: Hutchinson, n.d. [circa. 1900]
 First Edition, First Printing.
 Hardcover
 Tissue-guarded frontispiece and Profusely illustrated [70+] by Hans Herrmann, Alfred Scherres, Karl O'Lynch von Town, Gertrude Wurmb, Charles Vetter and Otto F. Probst.
 
A delightful pre-World War I travel guide to Germany and Holland.

Green Cloth Covered boards. Stamped gilt titles. Color scene of Danzig on front. Some minor rippling to the cloth. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with small corner bump.
 
Price: 120.00 USD

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...<b>Konigsfelden Farbenfenster Des XIV. Jahrhunderts [Stained Glass of The Early Fourteenth Century from the Church of Konigsfelden].</b>, Stettler, Michael
3 Stettler, Michael ...Konigsfelden Farbenfenster Des XIV. Jahrhunderts [Stained Glass of The Early Fourteenth Century from the Church of Konigsfelden].
Bern: Iris Bucher, 1949. Hardcover
 
Text in German. 16 plates of stained glass windows and text. Stiff card stock boards with pictorial dust jacket. Bindings square and tight Interior clean. Light handling wear to dust jacket.

 
Price: 20.00 USD

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...<b> A View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany: With Anecdotes Relating to Some Eminent Characters </b><br>, [18th Century Travel] Moore, John
4 [18th Century Travel] Moore, John ... A View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany: With Anecdotes Relating to Some Eminent Characters

Boston: Printed at the Apollo Press by Belknap and Young, for David West, 1792 First American Edition. Leather-Bound.
 
This book relates, via series of letters, Moore's observations of his travels with the Duke of Hamilton through France, Switzerland, Germany, Bohemia and Austria. During these travels, Moore met with several eminent figures, including Frederick the Great and Voltaire. This volume and his subsequent volume of travels in Italy were immensely popular.

Bound in full leather, with red leather spine label and gilt lettering to the spine. The text is adorned with an engraved headpiece. Page 215 mis-numbered [115]; page 187 mis-numbered [178].

Displays external wear, with rubbing and scuffing visible to the covers; and faint vertical cracking and chipping visible to the spine and spine edges. The hinges of this volume are cracked.

The armorial bookplate of Bibliotheque Schorsch is present to the front paste-down, and a previous owner's signature appears on the front flyleaf. The interior of this volume exhibits foxing and toning, as well as occasional faint moisture markings. 430 pages; 8.5 inches tall; 5.75 inches wide.

A very handsome copy of the American edition.
 
Price: 200.00 USD

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...<b> On the Rhine and Other Sketches of European Travel  </b><br>, [Continental Europe]  Murphy, (Lady) Blanche; T. Dolphus Trollope, Sarah B. Wister; Edward King
5 [Continental Europe] Murphy, (Lady) Blanche; T. Dolphus Trollope, Sarah B. Wister; Edward King ... On the Rhine and Other Sketches of European Travel

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippingcott, 1881.
 Second Printing.
 Hardcover.
 4to; 9.5 inches tall. 327 pages.
 Illustrated with in-text drawings on nearly every page and full plates.
 
Gathering the writings and letters of the most famous elite of the mid-19th century this well-illustrated volume chronicles an age of wealth and privilege.

Travel narratives from, Germany, Paris, the Italian Lakes, Australia, Sicily and places in-between.

Green publisher's cloth with stamped designs and vignette in black and gilt. Top edge gilt. Beveled boards.

Bindings tight and square. Front hinge starting. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous owner's name on front free end-page.

 
Price: 49.95 USD

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