The Swiss Family Robinson [A new translation from the original German] by Johann David Wyss, edited by William H.G. Kingston

Undated but circa 1890. A New Translation from the original German, edited by William H.G. Kingston, with ninety-five illustrations on wood. . Editor's note: 'The Swiss Family Robinson is so general a favourite.' Small 8vo. Yellow pictorial cloth boards with floral illustration in white, red and green to front and spine. GRS emblem on back board. 566pp.

Condition

cloth boards very worn and grubby; spine partially detached. Gift inscription on ffep (dated 1898); evidence of erased pencil writing on ffep; preliminary pages grubby and almost detached. Internal pages showing some fingering but cleaner and still bound. 

Publisher

George Routledge and Sons, Limited

Date published

1890

Format

Hardback