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SWITZERLAND: THE COUNTRY AND ITS PEOPLE Clarence Rook 1907 Hardcover No DJ VG
By Rook, Clarence, Paintings by Effie Jardine
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London, Chatto and Windus, 1907, 1st edition. 270 pp., 55 color illus. and b/w photos.
Effie Jardine (illustrator). Bound in green cloth with gilt decoration to front board and spine. Handsome gold cover illustration of the Matterhorn on the front cover. Color plates throughout. Gilt to upper page edges. Other edges uncut. Age darkening and light foxing to page edges. Binding is still tight. Gold embossed cover; no Dust Jacket. Very Good condition.

A fine book on the Swiss people, their historical events, their particularities and their beautiful country, richly illustrated with photographs and most of all with 56 reproductions of water-colors representing mainly scenes of mountains, landscapes, towns and villages. One chapter on winter sports.

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