Rhine Panorama from Cologne to Mainz c. 1860 tourist souvenir panorama albumBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Travel, Tourism, Souvenirs, Germany, Rhine River, Cologne, Mainz).
Taschen Rhein-Panorma von Mainz bis Coln.
Published c. 1850-60's, Mainz by Joseph Halenza.
Folding panorama. Text in German. Engraved throughout.
Publisher's paper covered boards, accordion style folding panoramic strip map.
Souvenir is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. View book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, covers rubbed and stained, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, splitting along one of the fold lines, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 5" H x 7 1/4" W.