Pictures of Sweden. Hans Christian ANDERSEN, Charles Beckwith LOHMEYER.

Pictures of Sweden.

London: Richard Bentley, 1852. [Scandinavian Travel] SECOND EDITION. Octavo (21 x 14cm), pp.iv; 324. Publisher's green blind stamped cloth, gilt titles to spine, yellow coated endpapers. All edges untrimmed. Neatly rebacked with the original cloth laid on. Textblock lightly toned throughout, some marking and a small area of loss to the margin of page 29/30. Cloth lightly rubbed to extremities, some marks. Very good. An enthusiastically written series of vignettes from Andersen's travels in Sweden, with chapters focusing not only on particular regions, but also particular topics, including 'Grandmother', 'Beggar-Boys', 'The Puppet-Showman' and 'The Midsummer Festival in Lacksand'. This edition published one year after the first. Item #51989

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