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THE ALPS AND ALPINISM

By Lukan, Karl (edited by); Merrick, Hugh (translated by); Bonington, Christian (introduction by)

New York: Coward-McCann, Inc, 1968. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. 240pp.

$10.00

FASZINATION MATTERHORN - LA FASCINATION DU CERVIN - IL FASCINO DEL CERVINO - MATTERHORN'S FASCINATION - FASCINATION DEL CERVINO

By Perren, Beat H.

Zurich: Stadler Verlagsgesellschaft, 1988. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 3797701969 256pp.

$150.00

UNKNOWN SWITZERLAND - REMINISCENCES OF TRAVEL

By Tissot, Victor

New York: James Pott & Co, 1900. HC. good, decorated green cloth (hardcover) faint dampstain bottom. B&W illustrations, map. Nice look at Switzerland. CONDITION NOTE - Faint dampstain at the bottom edge of the book block not affecting text. 371pp.

$25.00

THE SWISS: WITHOUT HALOS

By Herold, J. Christopher

New York: Columbia University Press, 1948. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. The author, who has had the opportunity to know the Swiss as they really are, dusts off most of the familiar Swiss legends, and lightens the dark corners of history with many little-known facts, and much of his own erudite wit. 271pp.

$10.00

THE MOUNTAINS OF SWITZERLAND: THE ADVENTURE OF THE HIGH ALPS

By Maeder, Herbert (edited, with photographs and commentary, by) (introduction by Werner Kampfen)

New York: Walker and Company, 1969. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) closed tears on dustjacket. B&W ill.. The work of a Swiss mountaineer of the modern school and a professional photographer besides. 288pp.

$20.00

SWITZERLAND: WESTERN AND SOUTHERN, and NORTHERN AND EASTERN - Two Volume Set

By Guiton, Paul

New York: Hale, Cushman & Flint, n.d.. HC. good, blue cloth w/light edgewear (hardcover) (no dustjackets). sepia tone illustrations. The Picture Guides": Western and Southern, 218pp, Northern and Eastern, 218pp.

$15.00