Three Vassar Girls in Switzerland 1890 Champney illustrated travel literatureBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Literature, Europe, Travel, Switzerland).
Three Vassar Girls in Switzerland, by Elizabeth W. Champney. Illustrated by "Champ".
Published 1890, Boston by Estes & Lauriat.
239 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout.
Publisher's pictorial color illustrated paper covered boards. Scarce fragile version of this book.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding rubbed and age worn, joints cracked or broken with cloth exposed, rear cover loosened, spine paper chipped, corners worn down, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is uniformly age toned but clean, minor staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 6 3/4" W.