Lot 104 - A206 Books & Autographs - Wednesday, 20. September 2023, 02.00 PM
Poggendorff I, 1155 - Lonchamp 1561 - Dreyer 364 - Wäber III, 65 u. 136 - Wälchli 6. - First edition. - The geologist and Alpine explorer Franz Joseph Hugi (1796-1855) was one of the first to climb and survey the glaciers around the Jungfrau in the Bernese Oberland. - The frontispiece depicts a climbing scene on the Bärenwand during the ascent from Stufensteinalp to Rottal. - Some foxing, more pronounced on the title page and frontispiece. Additionally, there are two adhesive residue marks on the verso of the frontispiece.
CHF 300 / 500 | (€ 310 / 520)
Sold for CHF 500 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.