Swiss Alps Club Schweizer-Alpenclub 1910-1920 SAC Yearbook 10 vols illustratedBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Travel, Mountaineering, Swiss Alps, Club Yearbook, Illustrated Books, Sets).
Jahrbuch des Schweizer-Alpenclub.
Published Yearly, 1910-20, Bern, by the Swiss Alps Club.
10 volumes, each c. 400 pages. Text in German. Profusely Illustrated throughout, likely 100+ illustrations per volume, often nicely printed full page plates on heavier paper.
Publisher's cloth bindings, title lettering & spine decorations, marbled edges.
Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound, minor light age rubbing, bumped corners. Four of the books have extra loose large folding inserted plates at rear which include panoramas, etc.
Text blocks remain overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina. A very nice and well preserved run of this detailed annual journal.
Set remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique item survives.
Books Measure c. 10 1/2" H x 7 1/2" W.
[B1495]. Very heavy lot! Each volume is heavy, together over 30 pounds!