SPL Hand Coloured Rare Book Collection Featuring Norman R Bobins

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LASSALLE, Louis.
Costumes Suisses des 22 Cantons.

Published
Geneve: Rue de Rhone 181, S. Morel. [c.1865]
References
Colas 1782; Lipperheide I 913.
Plates
22
Binding/Size
S=8vo
Value
0-5000
Published
Geneve: Rue de Rhone 181, S. Morel. [c.1865]
Ref
9

SCARCE. Pictorial paper pastedown to upper board with title information. Rebound in half-leather. Recent endpapers. Joints cracked and worn, corners bumped, boards rubbed and worn at extremities, slight loss to outer paper layer to top of spine, Minor spotting throughout - else good. [24] leaves of attractive colour plate illustrations with original tissue guards. 8vo. (8" x 5.5") *Rebinding and restoration work on this book was carried out by Ron Norman of Hartlepool. (Ronnorm@aol.com)* Coloured plates in order: Costumes Suisses. 1. Berne. 2. Vaud. 3. Schaffhouse. 4. Unterwalden. 5. Soleure. 6. Argovie. 7. Fribourg. 8. Geneve. 9. Berne. Guggisberg. 10. Glaris. 11. Zurich. 12. Uri. 13. Saint -Gall. 14. Tessin. 15. Bale. 16. Grisons. 17. Neuchatel. 18. Schwytz. 19. Valais. 20. Appenzell. 21. Lucerne. 22. Berne. Oberhasli.