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Ruins of the Rhine Their Times and Traditions. 1838.

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WHITE, Charles [editor]. Ruins of the Rhine Their Times and Traditions. 8 engraved plates (including frontispiece). Interior: occasional light spotting throughout, foxing to plates, a couple of pages mis-numbered. Binding: Contemporary brown/purple cloth (faded, wearing to cloth, inner hinges split). 8vo. AIX-LA-CHAPELLE and COLOGNE, Lewis Kohnen. PARIS, Baudry’s European Library, LONDON, Ackerman and Co., 1838.

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“Independant of some being already known to the lovers of legendary lore, a few glances at the first pages will suffice to show not only that they are translations, but that the translators have endeavoured, as far as possible, to maintain the quaintness and simplicity of the original German”.

WHITE, Charles [editor]. Ruins of the Rhine Their Times and Traditions. 8 engraved plates (including frontispiece).

Interior: occasional light spotting throughout, foxing to plates, a couple of pages mis-numbered.
Binding: Contemporary brown/purple cloth (faded, wearing to cloth, inner hinges split, rear inner hinges broken).

8vo. AIX-LA-CHAPELLE and COLOGNE, Lewis Kohnen. PARIS, Baudry’s European Library, LONDON, Ackerman and Co., 1838.

Chapters include: “The Swan-Tower”, “Altenberg Cloister”, “The Architect of Cologne Cathedral”, “The Pfaffen-Thor at Cologne”, “The Erection of Aix-la-Chapelle Cathedral”, “The Castle of Stolzenburg”, “Steinfeld Abbey”, “The Hunch-back of Aix-la-Chapelle”, “The Bride of Rheinstein”, “Queen Hildegardis”, “The Giant of Eppstein” and “The White Hen of Wolfshag”.

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Additional information

Weight 0.7 kg
Dimensions 24 × 16 × 5 cm
Author/s

Publisher

Ackerman and Co., Baudry’s European Library, Lewis Kohnen

Binding

Cloth

Non-Fiction Subject

History & Military

Language

English

Region

Europe

Date

1938

Place of Publication

Aix-La-Chapelle, Cologne, London, Paris

Country of Manufacture

France, Germany, United Kingdon