White’s Journeys on Foot Through Tyrol

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On foot through Tyrol in the Summer of 1855. London, Chapman & Hall, 1856.

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Walter White (1811-1893) trained as a cabinet maker in his father’s business, but for forty years served as a librarian at the Royal Society. He wrote a number of books based around his walking holidays, including expeditions to Mont Blanc, eastern Germany and Bohemia.

Condition & Materials

First edition, 8vo. pp. viii, 316. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards, a little wear, headcap and part of the lettering pice on the spine neatly renewed. Inscription dated 1969 in red ink to verso of title-page.

Title

White’s Journeys on Foot Through Tyrol

Author(s)

WHITE, Walter

Publisher

Chapman & Hall

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1856

Binding

contemporary half calf