Views to illustrate the route of the Simplon. by James Pattison Cockburn

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Published by Rodwell and Martin in London .

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  • Alps


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  • Alps -- Pictorial works.

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StatementDrawn from nature, by Major Cockburn; and on stone, by J. Harding.
GenrePictorial works.
ContributionsHarding, James Duffield, 1798-1863, illus.
LC ClassificationsDQ841.S5 C6
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p.l., L pl.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6953169M
LC Control Number05008591

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In AugustRoger Meyenberg and Patrick Vincent hiked Wordsworth's route over the Simplon Pass, as described in Book VI of The Prelude. Their goal was to establish, of several reconstructed versions of the hike, which route Wordsworth and Robert Jones most likely followed.

Includes their narrative and photographs of the pass today. Views to Illustrate the Route of the Simplon. London: Rodwell and Martin, 2° ( x mm). 49 lithographed plates by J. Harding after J. Pattison only (of 50, lacking plate XXVI, mainly marginal spotting, staining and browning).

Contemporary red half morocco gilt (rubbed, some staining and ink spotting). Views to illustrate the route of the Simplon: Views to illustrate the route of Mont Cenis. By James Pattison Cockburn. Cite. BibTex; Full citation; Abstract.

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The Simplon Pass Route, departing from Brig, takes you to the Italian town of Domodossola via the Simplon Pass. (You require an identity card or passport to cross the border). Already, centuries ago, Napoleon and Stockalper were aware of the significance of Alpine crossings, and thus began with the construction of such.

The Simplon Railway is a line that links Lausanne in Switzerland and Domodossola in Italy, via 20 km (12 mi)-long Simplon Tunnel (opened in ) is a major part of it.

The line between Lausanne and Vallorbe is sometimes considered to form part of the line, making it km ( mi) long. Together with the Lötschberg Railway to its north, it forms the second most important trans. A sketch-book of August gives proof of a period at Woolwich and walks along the Thames.

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How long does the Venice Simplon Orient Express journey take. Journeys on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express train can last from one to several days. The traditional and most popular route between London and Venice takes two days, with one night on board.

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The first "Express d'Orient" left Paris for Vienna on June 5, and on June 1. The original photography (jp2 files) of this book is excellent, and so therefore are the images - in their original colour from the s. The account in English is a translation from the original French and is about the then new route (Paris - Rome) over the Simplon Pass that was a remarkable feat of Napoleonic Civil Engineering.

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The pass is open all year round and is. Simplon Tunnel The Simplon Tunnel is a railway tunnel on the Simplon railway that connects Brig, Switzerland and Domodossola, Italy, through the Alps, providing a shortcut under the Simplon Pass route.

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During periods of leave from Malta and Woolwich, where he was stationed after the peace, he executed many drawings of continental scenery, which were engraved and published under the titles of 'Swiss Scenery' (London, ); ' Views of the Valley of Aosta ' (London, ); 'Views to illustrate the Simplon Route' (London, ); 'Views to.

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Mobile view. AN UNCUT COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH. The plates illustrate the route from Geneva to Milan, and include views of Geneva, Sion, Brieg, Simplon, Lake Maggiore, Isola Bella, Sesto, and Milan. Lonchamp ; Tooley The sheer delight of taking a trip on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express is that you can choose which of our classic routes suits you best.

This is the most bespoke hotel experience imaginable, from the personal service you’ll receive to the city you decide to begin. The Simplon Pass links Brig (Valais) with Domodossola in Northern Italy.

Now generally open in winter, it was used as early as the Stone Age, though until the 17th century it was mainly traversed by smugglers and mercenaries as the narrow Gondo Gorge was considered impassable, even by.

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- 80 pages Contents, Chapitres: Paginé 1 à 80 (80 pages) - J. Simplon Pass is open: Sun - Sat - ; Buy tickets in advance on Tripadvisor.

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