19 JULY 1879, Page 24

We have received from Mr. Murray the sixteenth edition of

his capital Handbook for Travellers in Switzerland, which is now bound up in two parts, for convenience, the second part being devoted to the Alps of Savoy and Piedmont. Plans of the principal towns are inserted, and independent maps have been prepared for the Swiss section, the Pennine Alps, Savoy, and Piedmont ; carefully-prepared route-maps are also inserted.