"THE EAGLE'S NEST" In the Valley of Sixt; a Summer Home among the Alps: together with some Excursions among the Great Glaciers.
Published by Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts in London 1860
Second Edition (same year as first) 8vo. hardback in original decorative blue cloth, gilt. 327pp. plus 4pp. Publisher's advertisements at end and advertisements to front and rear pastedowns. Illustrated with 2 fold-out maps and 12 x 2-colour lithographic plates by Lily Wills. Ex library stamps to blank facing Dedication page, bookplate to front pastedown and blurred gift inscription in ink to reverse side of frontispiece. Occasional light foxing, slightly heavier to margins of plates but mostly not affecting image. Binding a little stretched in a couple of places including front inner hinge but generally sound. Remains of sticker to top of spine (please see photo) and wear and rubbing to all edges, particularly spine. Overall a Good Copy.