Genève,: 1820.. Two volumes in one. [5 ¼ inches]. Small 12mo. , 985, ; , 319,  pp. Original full burgundy straight-grained morocco, a.e.g. Early ink inscription, Isabella Blake from his affectionate Uncle Edward Steele, June 19th, 1832; G.B. Oughterson [George? (1838-1912)], August 24th, 1852. Fine. With a fore-edge painting of Muenster Cathedral, Germany, PAINTED BY DON NOBLE [not signed, circa 1985-1995]. In checking the façade it appears in fact that this is the Aachen Cathedral. It is the burial place of the Holy Roman Emperor, Charlemagne (who also ordered the cathedral to be built). It is also known as Cathedral of Aix-la-Chapelle. The painting here depicts the cathedral prior to the construction of the tower that was finished by 1884. (Inventory #: FF200)
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