I shall be forced to buy a Baedeker, if there is a Baedeker for those regions.
Picturesque as the place was, it held nothing to appeal to the Baedeker spirit.
Before departing, he desired to buy a Baedeker or Murray guide of London.
For it is impossible, as well as sacrilegious, to be as quick as Baedeker.
Philip left his walking-stick, his socks, and the Baedeker at Bologna; she only left her sponge-bag.
And you can get one of Stoddart's books in the library—and a Baedeker, too.
Yet who can see Florence without this, though we may pack below it Baedeker and Murray?
Tell the story of Roland and Hildegunde (see Baedeker, p. 66).
The red edge of his Baedeker still projected from the lawyer's pocket, for it had not been worth their captor's while to take it.
"Two and one is three and three is six and the 'Baedeker' and the umbrellas," said the girl.
"travel guide," 1863, from German printer and bookseller Karl Baedeker (1801-1859) whose popular travel guides began the custom of rating places with one to four stars. The Baedeker raids by the Luftwaffe in April and May 1942 targeted British cultural and historical sites.