Baedeker China (Baedeker"s Travel Guides) by Jarrold Baedeker

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ISBN 100028613651
ISBN 109780028613659

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The books themselves - Bindings and dustjackets - The contents - What to look for - BDKR condition - Pricing. What to look for The outside of the book. These books have often been subject to significant wear and tear, accompanying their owners on travels, sometimes being used for scribbling down quick notes, sometimes as coasters for hot or cold drinks.

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Baedeker definition: any of a series of travel guidebooks issued by the German publisher Karl Baedeker | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

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"Four days I had China on my right and Russia on my left and sent up many prayers for China and Russia. and gave a book to every prisoner who could read." For fifteen years he toiled. Vintage leatherbound book, Baedeker's Northern France from Belgium and the English Channel to the Loire, excluding Paris and its environs, Handbook for Travellers by Karl Baedeker, Fourth Rating: % positive.

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This is the account of Spain given in the Baedeker Guide. These small, red books, bound in leather, were the first recourse for an Englishman abroad in the late 19th and early 20th century.

7th edition (Hinrichsen D). pages, 40 maps, 67 plans, 11 floor plans. Full title: Russland nebst Teheran, Port Arthur, Peking The last and more comprehensive edition of this series. A very telling description of the Russian state at the eve of WWI and the October Revolution.

Parts of Poland, Finland and the Baltic Republics, Ukraine, Siberia, etc. are also included, and excursions to. About Baedeker’s Guide to Great Britain, This is a facsimile reproduction of the legendary, highly collectible series which were considered indispensable tools and published with remarkable thoroughness and attention to detail so travelers wouldn't have to use any other information source or find a local tour guide when abroad.

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At the same time, Baedeker became a synonym for any sort of travel book. Occasionally, writers alluded to the Baedeker name in their own, unrelated works. An excursion to Peking was added to Russia in ; only the outbreak of war in halted Baedeker’s advance into China and Japan.

Like any ascendant empire, Baedeker had the power to expand because it had the power to change. Karl Baedeker’s handbooks continued to serve as the basic model for the firm’s later productions, but in the. The first Baedeker I ever saw was in the 's while in high school. It was the edition on India, which was in German and belonged to a great uncle who had used it.

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