Sale: 348 / Rare Books, Nov. 17./18. 2008 in Hamburg Lot 668

 
Griechenland - Ross, L., Reisen König Otto, 2 Bde. 1848

668
Griechenland
Ross, L., Reisen König Otto, 2 Bde. 1848
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 550
Sold:
€ 1,200 / $ 1.320

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Griechenland. - Ross, L., Reisen des Königs Otto und der Königinn Amalia in Griechenland. 2 vols in 1. With 1 lithogr. folding map, coloured in outline. Halle, Schwetschke 1848. Later half calf binding. 8vo. XIX, 256 pp.; VIII, 256 pp.
Engelmann II, 537. - Dinse 415. - First edition. - The work carrying the half title Griechische Königs-Reisen describes the journeys of the royal couple between 1834-35, which the author, chief custodian at the Athens university and professor, accompanied. The work contains many details on the country and its people as well as personal observations. - Map slightly torn. 1 addition.

668
Griechenland
Ross, L., Reisen König Otto, 2 Bde. 1848
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 550
Sold:
€ 1,200 / $ 1.320

(incl. 20% surcharge)