contemporary red cloth board, title in gilt on upper board, upper and lower board with blind tooling, title in gilt on flat spine.
Illustrated with 42 woodcuts (some folding); with a charming panorama & a folding map of Vienna.
A good example.
Julius Meurer (1838 - 1923) was a German-Austrian alpinist, Alpine Club official and author of alpine literature.
Through him, the Austrian Alps newspaper became the most important alpine journal of its time in the German-speaking world.