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TRAVELS IN SWITZERLAND by   COPPIN - 1st Edition Thus - 1958 - from booksonlinebrighton and


by ALEXANDRE DUMAS ( A.Craig Bell - Editor) , COPPIN ,

Condition: VG+/VG

London : PETER OWEN Ltd, 1958 Red cloth boards with gilt titles to spine, 215 x 145 mm approx. 230 pp. b/w portrait frontis + 4 other illustrations as called for by Coppin. Written in 1833 this is the first English translation of Dumas' account of his adventures on holiday in Switzerland which were first serialised in the "Revue des deux Mondes" to the great amazement of it's readers for their entertainment and his witt. His travel books now rival his historical romances and are considered among the best ever written. Translated by R.W.Plummer and A.Craig Bell. VG+/VG (Book- No notable shelf wear or soiling. Gilt titled No previous owner name or insc. Binding sound. Dust Jacket- A little light shelf soiling , fox tanned, more to spine. No nicks or tears and non price clipped.18/- Now in a removable proprietary sleeve). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.
  • Bookseller: booksonlinebrighton GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 122533
  • Author: ALEXANDRE DUMAS ( A.Craig Bell - Editor) , COPPIN ,
  • Illustrator:Coppin
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - VG+
  • Jacket condition: VG
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition Thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: PETER OWEN Ltd
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1958
  • Keywords: Alexandre Dumas, Travels in Switzerland, A.Craig Belleditor , 19th century Travel & Exploration with Humour, The Salt Mines of Bex, Mont Blanc, Jacques Balmat, Rosenlaui, Obergestelen, St Bernard Monastery, travel classics 18/-
  • Size: 215x145mm Approx.



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