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A SUMMER TOUR IN THE GRISONS AND ITALIAN VALLEYS OF THE BERNINA Mrs. Henry Freshfield 1862 1st ed Hardcover Near Fine
By Freshfield, Mrs. Henry
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London, 1862, 1st edition. 292 pp, 4 color plates, 2 color foldout maps. Half green leather hardcover with marbled boards and gilt titles on raised band spine. TEG and still tightly bound. Near Fine condition.

Douglas' mother wrote about the Engadine, which helped popularize this area. The Freshfield family were very keen mountaineers. Jane Freshfield's husband Henry was an early member of the Alpine Club and their son Douglas was one of the greatest mountaineers in history. She wrote this title as a guide for intrepid Victorian ladies so that they "may now enjoy the wildest scenes of mountain grandeur with comparative ease." [Neate F74] [Perret 1765.]  

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