Nowhere is the beauty of living in the mountains more evident than in the Alps, where the spectacular landscape has given rise to equally gorgeous homes. In Mountain Houses, photographer Philippe Saharoff takes us to 30 of these lovely chalets, farmhouses, and cottages, located in Chamonix, Gstaad, and other picturesque towns of the Swiss and French Alps.
Published November 1, 2007. Hardcover. 240 pages.
Measurements: 9.2" x 11.1"
Care: Wipe with a dry cloth
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