Pencillings By The Way. 1835.

£95.00

WILLIS, N.P. (1806-67). Pencillings By The Way. 3 volumes. xii, 340, 368, 258, [ii], xx. pp. Interior: Half titles not present, scattered foxing. Exterior: Contemporary/near contemporary half calf with marbled boards, spines with black labels, titled in gilt (spines and boards worn, corners bumped). 8vo. London: John Macrone, 1835.

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Description

Late Georgian Travel interest-

“It was like one of our loveliest mornings in June- an inspiriting, sunny, balmy day, all soft-ness and beauty, and we crossed the Tuileries by one of the superb avenues, and kept down the bank of the river to the island.”

WILLIS, N.P. (1806-67). Pencillings By The Way.

3 volumes.

xii, 340, 368, 258, [ii], xx. pp.

Interior: Half titles not present, scattered foxing.
Exterior: Contemporary/near contemporary half calf with marbled boards, spines with black labels, titled in gilt (spines and boards worn, corners bumped).

8vo. London: John Macrone, 1835.

Headings in the text Include: “Grotto Del Cani”, “Coliseum”, “Bay of Naples”, “Corfu”, “Maid of Athens”, “Turkish Café”, “Turkish Pedigrees”, “Dover- An English Hotel”, “Sir Walter Scott In Italy”, Edinburgh”, “Roslin Castle” and “Loch Lomand”.

A late Georgian whistle stop tour with many curious anecdotes.

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Additional information

Weight 1.4 kg
Dimensions 22 × 14 × 8 cm
Author/s

Publisher

John Macrone

Binding

Calf

Non-Fiction Subject

Travel Guides & Travel Stories

Language

English

Region

Europe

Date

1835

Place of Publication

London

Country of Manufacture

United Kingdon