The Autobiography of an Old Passport: Chiefly Relating How We Accomplished Many Driving Tours With Our Own English Horses, Over the Roads of Western Europe, Before the Time of Railways

By: Smith, Rev. Alfred Charles

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xix + 586pp + 1pp adverts at rear, index, 16 full page illustrations. Blue boards, gilt horn to front board, gilt titling to spine, edge rubbing to spine head/tail, corners, light ageing only to contents, a VG clean tight copy. A chronicle of a whole series of pan-European tours between 1839 and 1861, with other 'sundry health trips' between 1863 and 1878 described in less detail. A fascination 19th century view of travelling in Europe.

Title: The Autobiography of an Old Passport: Chiefly Relating How We Accomplished Many Driving Tours With Our Own English Horses, Over the Roads of Western Europe, Before the Time of Railways

Author Name: Smith, Rev. Alfred Charles

Categories: History - Europe, Antiquarian, Travel & Adventure,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Digby, Long & Co.: 1893

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: R15235

Keywords: Travel & Adventure Europe European Travel 19th Century Antiquarian