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[GREAT BRITAIN] BAEDEKER, Karl. Great Britain.

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[GREAT BRITAIN] BAEDEKER, Karl. Great Britain. Leipzig, Baedeker,, 1901.

Small 8vo. Original flexible cloth, lettered in gilt, ornamented in blind; pp. lxiv, 599, numerous maps and plans, many folding and in colour, folding panorama from the summit of Mount Snowdon, very light marking to cloth, a few minor spots internally; a very good copy.
Fifth edition. The book was actually researched and written by James Fullarton Muirhead (1853–1934), the first in a line of travel writers, all members of the Glasgow family who worked for generations with Baedeker and other guide book publishers. This is the rarest 20th-century edition of this title.