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Our Life in the Swiss Highlands


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By John Addington Symonds and his daughter Margaret

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Published by Adam and Charles Black, London, 1907, 2nd Edition (first published in 1892), top edge gilt, No D/w (none issued), edges of cloth a little frayed, foxing endpapers and edges, V.G.    Description of travel and life in Switzerland in the nineteenth century by Symonds (1840-93) and his daughter (1869-1925), illustrated with 20 guarded and captioned colour illustrations by painter and illustrator J. Hardwicke Lewis.  Symonds was a highly regarded poet and critic who travelled to Switzerland after becoming ill and the family spent the majority of their time in Davos.

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Weight0.95 kg