Sale: 359 / Rare Books including Marine Art, Nov. 16./17. 2009 in Hamburg Lot 1349

 
Europa - Frey, J., Das Schweizerland, 2 Bde. Um 1860


 
1349
Europa
Frey, J., Das Schweizerland, 2 Bde. Um 1860
Estimate:
€ 800 / $ 952
Sold:
€ 600 / $ 714

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Schweiz. - Frey, J., Das Schweizerland in Bild und Wort. Dargestellt in malerischen Original-Ansichten. 2 vols. With 2 engr. titles and 157 aquatint- and steel-engr. views. Basel et al, Chr. Krüsi [1867]. Red orig. cloth bindings with blind- and gilttooling. 4to. 3 ll., 464 col.; 3 ll., col. 465-926.
Lonchamp 1100. - Barth 17369. - First edition of this well-known work with views of Switzerland; with engr. views of Aarau, Altorf, Appenzell, Bad Ragaz, Bern, Biel, Chur, Frauenfeld, Geneva, Lugano, Luzern, Neuchâtel, St. Gallen, St. Moritz, Schaffhausen, Solothurn, St. Glarus, Thun, Winterthur, Zurich, Zug et al, among them often lascking souvenir sheets. - Vol. I with 82 plates, vol. II with 75 plates. - Obvious foxing, bindings somewhat stained, binding and spine renwed.

1349
Europa
Frey, J., Das Schweizerland, 2 Bde. Um 1860
Estimate:
€ 800 / $ 952
Sold:
€ 600 / $ 714

(incl. 20% surcharge)