Travels in Europe for the Use of Travellers on the Continent And Likewise in the Island of Sicily Not Comprised in Any of the Former Editions in Which is Added an Account of the Remains of Ancient Italy and Also of the Roads Leading to Those Remains

By: Starke, Mariana

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Vellum-backed boardswith wear, scuffs and stains (see scan or write). Gilt lettering on spine with gilt decorations. Some edge and corner wear. Maps and charts present though map has some acidification on edges where they slightly protruded from book. Book is square and binding is secure. ; Maps and Charts; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 712 pages; This is the Ninth and final edition of Starke's popular travel-guide to Europe. It includes revisons and editions and a map that was not in earlier editions. Starke was the first writer to deal with practical matters like cost of food and lodging, best places to stay, routes to take and so on, since she realized that more and more of the British traveller to Europe were families and middle class people for whom such information was especially useful. This edition came out the year after her death.

Title: Travels in Europe for the Use of Travellers on the Continent And Likewise in the Island of Sicily Not Comprised in Any of the Former Editions in Which is Added an Account of the Remains of Ancient Italy and Also of the Roads Leading to Those Remains

Author Name: Starke, Mariana

Categories: Travel,

Edition: Ninth Edition

Publisher: Paris, A. and W. Galignani and Co.: 1839

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+

Seller ID: 9341

Keywords: Europe Italy Sicily