“…As the train whirled on, the country grew more interesting. I noticed many, to me, new and beautiful plants on the banks of the railway cutting. I should think that a botanist would find much to reward him at Cette.”
“…It was a beautiful day, a blue Italian sky above, and the sea below almost as blue”
EYRE, Mary. Over the Pyrenees Into Spain.
Interior: age toning to pages, occasional spotting/foxing.
Exterior: Publisher’s blue pictorial cloth, gilt (some wear, staining and fading, including titling on spine), corners turning down.
PROVENANCE: Partly erased signature of previous owner in brown ink inside on half title.
Chapters include: “The Eastern Pyrenees”, “San Julia”, “Calaf to Barcelona”, “Madrid to Granada”, “Alicante to Barcelona”,
Barcelona to Perpignan and Paris”.
8vo. London: Richard Bentley, 1865.
A scarce travel related work.
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