Switzerland: 1908. Oblong 8vo, 19.5 x 12cm. 38 photo prints, printed recto only, most images 11 x 9cm. Crushed blue morocco, ruled in blind with gilt lettering on spine, g. e., blue marbled endpapers and gilt ornamented dentelles. Stamped James A. Sinclair & Co. Ltd on rear endpaper. Very good with some rubbing and scuffing to edges of boards and joints. Internally clean with scattered foxing and toning. Photograph album of a trip to Switzerland by an R. C., perhaps Capt. Ralph P. Clutton, R.N. (1872-1942). The spine is stamped: Switzerland, II, R.C., 1908.
Beautiful platinum photo prints of landscapes and mountains, villages, towns, and buildings, all with penciled locations below. The book was processed and bound by The James A. Sinclair & Co. Ltd, a photographic printing studio founded in London, 1903. Item #4591