Title:Travels and Sketches of Scenery From Chambers's Repository and Miscellany
Publisher:  W. and R. Chambers, London, 1855, 1855
Seller ID: 86657
(FRANKLIN, John). Travels and Sketches of Scenery From Chambers's Repository and Miscellany. London : W. and R. Chambers, 1855. Sixteen separately paginated travel sketches of 32 pages each. Illustrated. 8vo, full brown calf,gilt emblem of High School of Quebec to the front cover, raised bands to s pine accompanied by decorative blind-stamp between the bands, end papers and all edges marbled.
Contents : The Rhine; Irish Tours and Tourists in 1853; The Search for Sir John Franklin; A Visit to Belgium; Tour in Auvergne; Journey from the Gambia to the Red Sea; A Visit to Holland; Mont Blanc and Its Glaciers; A Visit to the Himalaya; A Visit to Vesuvius, Pompeii, and Herculaneum; Excursion to the Oregon; A Visit to Madeira and Teneriffe; A Visit to Shetland; African Discovery; Overland Journey to India; Life in the Bush, by a Lady.
Spine and edges worn, boards rubbed, tear to top of spine, lacking spine label, presentation bookplate from High School of Quebec for the 2nd English Prize in the 2nd Class for 1858, else good to very good. As is. 150.00