Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Travels in Europe, for the use of Travellers on the Continent, and likewise in the Island of Sicily; where the Author had never been, till the Year 1834. Mariana Starke.
Travels in Europe, for the use of Travellers on the Continent, and likewise in the Island of Sicily; where the Author had never been, till the Year 1834
Travels in Europe, for the use of Travellers on the Continent, and likewise in the Island of Sicily; where the Author had never been, till the Year 1834
Travels in Europe, for the use of Travellers on the Continent, and likewise in the Island of Sicily; where the Author had never been, till the Year 1834
Travels in Europe, for the use of Travellers on the Continent, and likewise in the Island of Sicily; where the Author had never been, till the Year 1834

Travels in Europe, for the use of Travellers on the Continent, and likewise in the Island of Sicily; where the Author had never been, till the Year 1834

Paris: A. and W. Galignani, 1836. Ninth Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. (8) 712pp., 1 folding plan. Rebound in vellum with yellow colored cover, gilt ruling, tooling on spine with gilt lettering on black leather label, protected by modern mylar. Added is an account of the remains of Ancient Italy, including the roads leading to those remains. The ninth edition is considerably enlarged, but the map of Italy and Sicily is missing. The folding paln of the Forum Romanum is present. "The Author... visited almost every part of Italy... found the peasantry, mechanics, and tradesmen, well disposed towards their rulers, civil, orderly, and honest; insomuch that Travellers may, with safety, frequent the high roads, and likewise penetrate into the most secluded parts of the Alps and Apennine, without the slightest probability of being annoyed by popular tumults, or plundered by banditti." (Advertisements). Previous owner's named inked to front free endpaper, Henry Wirz, Perugia, May 4th, 1839. Binding with light wear along edges, small chips and rubbed. Water staining along top margin, more pronounced at first and last few pages. The plan affected only in margin, not image. Binding in overall good, interior in good to very good condition. g to vg. Item #46285

Price: $175.00

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