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Switzerland, as Now Divided into Nineteen Cantons

Published 1815
Author Yosy, Ann
Title Switzerland, as Now Divided into Nineteen Cantons; Interspersed with Historical Anecdotes, Local Customs, and a Description of the Present State of the Country. The Cantons Are Severally Described, and Also the County of Neuchatel, the Republic of Geneva, the Boundaries, & New Road over the Simplon, with Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the Swiss, Illustrated in Fifty Coloured Engravings of the Costume. To Which Is Added a Short Guide to Travellers. By A. Yosy.
Publisher’s imprint London: Printed for J. Booth, Duke Street, Portland Place, and J. Murray, Albemarle Street. 1815.
Printer’s colophon B. Howlett, Printer, 10, Frith Street, Soho.
Format 8o; 2 vols: pp. viii. [2.] 236 (I), 211. [1](II); plates
Sources Coolidge; NSTC Y147
Copy inspected Google NYPL
Notes

1) Dedicated 'To His Royal Highness, the Prince Regent, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland'.

2) T.p. for vols 1 and 2 do not include volume designations; vol. numbers are inserted only into the t.c. in vol. 1, suggesting a division of the material during production.

3) Reviews: Monthly Rev. 85 (Jan. 1818): 109-10; Galignani's Weekly Repertory 1.7 (June 1818): 163-64.

4) Full text links: Google vol. 1, vol. 2

Genre Narrative
BTW record no. BTW1206
Region Switzerland

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