Lot 261 of 438:
9 volumes of Baedeker's travel guides  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$270
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Nine volumes of Baedeker's travel guides
Author:
Baedeker, Karl, et al.
Place:
Leipzig
Publisher:
Karl Baedeker et al.
Date:
Various dates
Description:

 9 volumes. Various paginations. Each profusely illustrated with maps, many color and folding. (18 mo) 16x11 cm (6¼x4") original red cloth, gilt titles. Various Editions.

Nine volumes of the famous Baedeker series of travel guides, founded by Karl Baedeker in 1827. The included volumes span the years of 1899-1910. All volumes are assumed generally complete, though individual volumes have not been collated. Sold as is.

Includes:

  • United States with an Excursion into Mexico. 2nd Edition, 1899.
  • Northern Italy. 13th Edition, 1906. 
  • The Rhine. 16th Edition, 1906.
  • London and Its Environs. 15th Edition, 1908. 
  • Greece. 4th Edition, 1909. 
  • Central Italy and Rome. 15th Edition, 1909.
  • Switzerland. 23rd Edition, 1909. 
  • Great Britain. Only fragment of frontispiece map remains. Seventh Edition, 1910.
  • Southern Germany.  11th Edition, 1910. 
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light wear and rubbing to bindings; general light wear to interiors with occasional ownership signatures, notes on endpapers, etc., maps generally in good or better condition, with some edgewear, occasional closed tears, irregular folds, and tape repairs; overall generally very good.
 
Item number:
293510
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