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The Road To Rome - Stanley Baron

Eyre & Spottiswood, 1964, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Dustwrapper a little rubbed at the edges, a little tanned. Edges of the textblock lightly spotted. Previous owners inscription to the first blank. Text complete, clean and tight.

Illustrated with black and white photographs & 4 maps. Published In Association With The BP Touring Service. From the cover: “All roads, they say, lead to Rome. The one Stanley Baron takes is possibly the most varied in all Europe. His road begins at Boulogne and unravels across the north and east of France — crossing the Wine Road, near Reims, where Champagne is grown — into the countryside of Lorraine, which has not changed much since Joan of Arc. It follows the wooded Vosges mountains to Colmar, a little medieval town in Alsace, then turns south along the Rhine valley for a fast run into Switzerland through Bale and Lucerne, and a slow one through the heart of the country to the awe-inspiring St Gotthard Pass and onto Rome.”
Size: 8¾" x 5¾"
Series: Highways to the Sun
Number of Pages: 307

£7.50