Information and Directions for Travels on the Continent . . . New Edition, Thoroughly Revised, and with Considerable Additions. MARIANA STARKE.
Information and Directions for Travels on the Continent . . . New Edition, Thoroughly Revised, and with Considerable Additions.

Information and Directions for Travels on the Continent . . . New Edition, Thoroughly Revised, and with Considerable Additions.

Publisher: Paris: Published by A. and W. Galignani, 1829.
Edition: A later continental revised edition.
Bibliographical References: Noted under Pine-Coffin 792-5; Robinson, pages 194-195; Colbert; ODNB.
Condition: Vellum a little soiled; text foxed somewhat throughout; a good copy.
Book ID: 27440

Description

8vo, contemporary vellum, red morocco spine label, gilt decorations and lettering.

Comments

Another revised edition of Mariana Starke's famous European guidebook. Ink signature of a traveler, "William E. Rapalje/ Geneva / October 5, 1832," on the front paste-down. The Rapalje family were from Dutchess County, New York, and William E. is recorded in the family papers (at the NY Historical Society) as taking a trip to Europe in 1831.

Price: $375.00

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