Description:Fair. As is. Red cloth pictorially stamped in gilt; top edge...Fair. As is. Red cloth pictorially stamped in gilt; top edge gilt; many b&w plates. The spine has extensive damage, torn over halfway down the rear joint, then across to the front. There is a 2" tear to the bottom of the front joint, and the spine has been well-rubbed and is chipped at the head. The front hinge is rather weak, the rear less so, and the frontispiece is detached but present. The cloth is mildly soiled and mottled in a a few tiny spots, else the gilt on the front board is bright, and th.
Description:Fair in -- jacket. Dark leather over boards with gilt embossing...Fair in -- jacket. Dark leather over boards with gilt embossing; 5 raised bands on spine are very rubbed; all edges gilt; 519pp; marbled endpages; many sepia photo plates; back cover detached but present; frontis detached but present; heavy wear to extrems of cover.
Description:Very Good. No Jacket. Book 519 pgs. Clean, tight with faded...Very Good. No Jacket. Book 519 pgs. Clean, tight with faded spine. Bright gold gilt on front, dim on spine. Two toed-in corners. Many photographs.
Publisher: Philadelphia: Pub. The John C. Winston Co. 1904,
Description:Dust Jacket Included. 8" x 5". 519 pgs, frontispiece of a Swiss...Dust Jacket Included. 8" x 5". 519 pgs, frontispiece of a Swiss peasant, many other B/W illus., detailed index. Dark blue cloth bind. w/elaborate gilt design on cover and gilt title/pub/design on spine, gilt top edge. A few spots on back cover, top/bot of spine well worn, some wear of corners, very light foxing of endpapers and side edge, spot on top gilt edge. Still a pretty book nicely illustrated and with graceful descriptions of the country.
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