Tombleson's Views of the Rhine (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Tombleson's Views of the Rhine Our Work first presents a description of Cologne, one of the largest cities on the Banks of the Rhine; where that continued series of enchanting landscape and ro mantic scenery commences, which, in the progress up the river, constantly bursts on the enraptured sight. By our numerous engraved delineations, we shall endeavour to familiarise with the eye when present, and with the re collection when removed, all the beauties and classic interest with which this far-famed river abounds - scenery, which, in uniting the romantic and picturesque with the sublime and beautiful, creates a degree of enthusiasm in the mind and feelings of the observer, either as Artist or Tourist; raising and exalting the imagination, from the contemplation of these sublimities of Nature, even to Nature's God. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 472 pages
- 152 x 229 x 24mm | 626g
- 29 Nov 2017
- Forgotten Books
- 201 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white