WHYMPER, E. (ILLUSTRATIONS).
Title Swiss Pictures.
Book Condition Hardcover, no dustjacket. Poor condition. Torn front cover. Torn spine. Discolored pages. Scorched cover.
Publisher The Religious Tract Society, London; 1891.
Seller ID 25826X1
Swiss travelogue with pen and pencil illustrations. Mr. E. Whymper, who is pre-eminent amongst modern engravers for his knowledge of mountain forms and his power of delineating them. His intimate acquaintance with Switzerland has afforded him facilities for its pictorial illustration which few artists have enjoyed.
(Key Words: Switzerland, Pictures, Art, Drawing, History, E. Whymper, Travel).