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THE CGN BOATS: FROM THE BELLE EPOQUE TO THE 21ST CENTURY (French and English)

The complete history of the Company from its creation in 1873 together with a detailed presentation of the fleet, including magnificent historical and modern-day photos.

Texts: Maurice Decoppet, Didier Zuchuat        Photos: Jacques Straesslé

CHF 39 + CHF 7 postage              Order

 

DU LOINTAIN VU D’ICI

An original and diverse look at the Belle Epoque boats with just a hint of nostalgia.  The deeply poetic texts plunge the reader into a forgotten era which we nevertheless endeavour to bring to life every day through scheduled crossings and cruises on Lake Geneva.

Photos by Marie-Anne and Thierry Camail

Texts by Manuella Maury      Foreword and history by Maurice Decoppet

CHF 37 + postage

Order: Lausanne@editionsfavre.com or by phone: +41 (0)21 312 17 17.

Available from bookstores.