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West Coast Rare Books

West Coast Rare Books

Westport / Ireland

Anon. Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy,…

Anon. Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy,

Anon. Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta et al. 1889-1891. Oblong Album: 25 x 34 cm. 76 hand numbered pages with 100+ original photographs from various locations, including Moscow, St. Petersburg, Copenhagen, Norwegian Fjords and Glaciers, Bullfights in Madrid, Algiers, Gibraltar, Genoa, Naples, Pompeji, Pisa, Sorrento, Paris, Dresden, Berlin, Vienna, Stockholm et al. Various photo sizes, many full page. See images for better understanding. Contemporary half leather over green textured cloth. Gilt title on front board. Gilt decorations. Very good condition. Binding rubbed and bumped. Leather dried out and flaky. Internally mildly dust dulled and occasional mild foxing. Some of the photos on the fist few pages with a purple tinge (see images). A fascinating travel album with photos taken between 1889 and 1891. Most photos with hand written explanatory notes.

Photographer unknown in most cases. Two large photos of Malta are by H[oracio] Agius (c.1840 – 1910], a photographer active in Malta from 1860.

Our price: EUR 450,-- 

Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta et al.
Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta
Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta
Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta
Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta
Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta
Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta
Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta
Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta
Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta
Photo Album: Russia, Germany, Spain, Norway, Sweden, Portugal, USA, Italy, Malta

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