Swiss Alps Club Schweizer-Alpenclub 1923 SAC Yearbook illustrated volumeBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Jahrbuch des Schweizer-Alpenclub.
Published 1923, Bern, by the Swiss Alps Club.
400 pages. Text in German. Profusely Illustrated throughout, often nicely printed full page plates on heavier paper.
With a very long folding panoramic view loosely inserted into pocket of rear cover titled "Rundsicht vom Gipfel der Grossen Mythe" by Dr. A. Heim. (19 panels= over 9 feet long).
Publisher's cloth binding, title lettering & spine decorations, marbled edges.
Binding remain clean, tight, and sound, minor light age rubbing, bumped corners.
Text block remain overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina. A very nice and well preserved issue of this detailed annual journal.
Book 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.
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Book Measures c. 10 1/2" H x 7 1/2" W.