Passages in Foreign Travel [2 Volumes. complete]

By: Jewett, Isaac Appleton

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Book Condition: Very Good


First Edition, First Printing. Two volumes. [Complete] 8vo; iv, 319; vii, 369 pp. Publisher's blind-stamped blue cloth, spines lettered in gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Spines a touch sunned. ------- The author travelled in England, Scotland, France, Germany, Italy, and Switzerland with chapters on London, Paris, the French and Italian Opera houses, and "second-rate restaurants." ------ The author (1808-1853) was an attorney and scholar of Vermont extraction. Each volume in this set is neatly signed on the front pastedown by "George F. Houghton." Houghton (1820-1870), was a Vermont attorney, editor, historian, and a founder of the Vermont Historical Society. REF: Smith, American Travellers Abroad J23

Title: Passages in Foreign Travel [2 Volumes. complete]

Author Name: Jewett, Isaac Appleton

Categories: 19th CENTURY LITERATURE and WORKS, Travel, Geography & Exploration,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Boston, Charles C. Little and James Brown: 1838

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: None Issued

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 009509