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CORSICA The Scented Isle

By: Archer, D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1923

Order Number: 2357


Foxing. Bookplate ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 266 pages View more info

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CHURCHES OF FRANCE

By: Arms, Dorothy Noyes

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16028


Top corners slightly bumped. Spine sunned. Previous owner's inscription to front pastedown ; With 51 reproductions of etchings and drawings by John Taylor Arms; B&W Illustrations; 4to; 179 pages View more info

CHURCHES OF FRANCE

By: Arms, Dorothy Noyes

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 2306


With 51 reproductions of etchings and drawings by John Taylor Arms; 4to; 179 pages View more info

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NORTHERN FRANCE From Belgium and the English Channel to the Loire. Excluding Paris and its Environs. Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1909

Edition: Fifth Edition

Order Number: 16842


Gilt lettering faded. Previous owner's notes on half title page. First and last pages brown and brittle. ; With 16 maps and 55 plans; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 454 pages View more info

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THE RIVIERA South-Eastern France and Corsica. the Italian Lakes and Lake of Geneva. Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17414


DJ lightly chipped. DJ spine with very small hole and a bit tanned. Top edge a bit browned, else a NF copy with bright red boards and bold gilt lettering. Marbled edges are still in bold colors ; First and only English edition. Very scarce with DJ; 16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 480 pages View more info

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SOUTHERN FRANCE Including Corsica. Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1914

Edition: Sixth Edition

Order Number: 16902


DJ with light wear around edges. Marbled edges a little bit faded. Very rare in this condition and with DJ. ; With 42 maps, 63 plans, and a panorama ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 588 pages View more info

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NORTHERN FRANCE From Belgium and the English Channel to the Loire. Excluding Paris and its Environs. Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1909

Edition: Fifth Edition

Order Number: 16839


Gilt lettering faded. Edges browned. Else in NF condition. ; With 16 maps and 55 plans; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 454 pages View more info

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SOUTHERN FRANCE Including Corsica. Handbook for Travellers

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $245.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1914

Edition: Sixth Edition

Order Number: 16897


Small ink stain on front map. Two maps with marginal wear from incorrect folding. Nicely preserved marble edges. ; With 42 maps, 63 plans, and a panorama. Very rare in this condition with DJ. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 588 pages View more info

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DAS ELSASS Strassburg Und Die Vogesen. Reisehandbuch

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17341


Light rubbing to boards. A handsome, tight copy ; "Mit 8 Karten, 5 Plänen und 4 Stadtwappen". First and only edition ; 16mo - 6" to 7" tall; 192 pages View more info

A BOOK OF THE RIVIERA

By: Baring-Gould, S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Brentano's: N.D.

Order Number: 16046


Some pages uncut; A look at what the British visitor calls The Riviera, the French call the Cote d'Azur, and the Italians call Riviera di Ponente. No matter what you call it, it's a fine place to be! No date, circa 1920s; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 320 pages View more info

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CANNES AND ITS SURROUNDINGS

By: Benecke, Amy M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Sons: 1908

Order Number: 17280


Boards with mid rubbing to extremities. First and last few pages with moderate foxing. Very light occasional foxing throughout the book - not affecting text or illustrations ; Beautiful color illustrations matted on grey cardstock. Top edge gilt; 8vo View more info

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FIREWORKS AT DUSK Paris in the Thirties

By: Bernier, Olivier

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12732


Slight wear to DJ; Even as art and culture reached new highs in Paris, the darkening shadow of WWII was on the horizon; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 351 pages View more info

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THE RIVIERA Or the Coast from Marseilles to Leghorn Including the Interior Towns of Carrara, Lucca, Pisa and Pistoia

By: Black, C. B.

Price: $84.90

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1892

Edition: Eighth Edition

Order Number: 12187


Wear to extremities. Previous owner's name to first blank page. Pgs. 153 and first index page have small holes ; With 13 maps and nine plans ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 154 pages View more info

QUI PARIGI

By: Bocchi, Lorenzo

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Milano, Touring Club Italiano: 1968

Order Number: 2269


Previous owner's name to fep; 84 plates, mostly in b&w; Grandi Citta Del Mondo; 4to; 64 pages View more info

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PARIS

By: Brodrick, Alan Houghton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Soughton: 1950

Order Number: 16000


DJ shows wear with chipping and small open tears. Previous owner's name to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers; Each of the twenty arrondissements has its own chapter with specially drawn maps with over 170 photographs in total. The third in a series, following Normandy and Touraine; The People's France; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 478 pages View more info

A LETTER FROM MR. BURKE IN ANSWER TO A MEMBER OF THE (FRENCH) NATIONAL ASSEMBLY IN ANSWER TO SOME OBJECTIONS TO HIS BOOK ON FRENCH AFFAIRS

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: $318.65

Publisher: Paris, J. Dodsley: 1791

Edition: Fifth Edition

Order Number: 15358


Rebound in contemporary cloth. Ex-lib with inkstamps to front endpaper and first and last pages. Residue of checkout slip to rear endpaper. Tear to title page repaired; Back and forth on the role of government in revolutionary France ; 8vo; 74 pages View more info

ROMANCE OF THE BOURBON CHATEAUX

By: Champney, Elizabeth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1907

Order Number: 2385


Minor rubbing to top and bottom spine. Front hinge weakening; Decorative boards with a dark close-up of the Châteaux and gilt lettering ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 460 pages View more info

ROMANCE OF THE FRENCH ABBEYS

By: Champney, Elizabeth

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 2386


Former owner's name to fep; Decorative light grey boards with pictorial design of a village. Top edge gilt. Numerous tissue guarded plates in nice sepia tone ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 407 pages View more info

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ALL THE BEST IN FRANCE

By: Clark, Sydney

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1952

Order Number: 16049


Wear with open tears and dampstaining to DJ. Occasional underlining in text ; Originally written and published directly after WWII, this edition from five years later when much of France was returning to normal, which is pretty wonderful ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 365 pages View more info

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PROVENCE

By: Clebert, Jean-Paul

Price: $20.17

Publisher: Paris, Editions Fernand Nathan: 1986

Order Number: 16134


Slight wear to DJ; Detailed, illustrated look at the inimitable French region of Provence. In French; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 189 pages View more info

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FRANCE HISTORIC AND ROMANTIC [TWO VOLUME SET]

By: Cook, Joel

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry T. Coates & Company: 1904

Order Number: 14646


Slight wear to slipcase, books in excellent condition; Bright red boards with gilt, bold design of a shield. Numerous tissue-guarded photographures. Top edges gilt ; 386, 401 pages View more info

FRANCE HISTORIC AND ROMANTIC [TWO VOLUME SET]

By: Cook, Joel

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry T. Coates & Company: 1904

Order Number: 16029


Both volulmes nice and crisp with tight bindings. Occasional 'ghost' images from tissue guarded illustrations; Bright red boards with gilt, bold design of a shield. Numerous tissue-guarded photographures. Top edges gilt ; 386, 401 pages View more info

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OLD TOURAINE [VOLUME ONE ONLY] The Life and History of the Famous Chateaux of France

By: Cook, Theodore Andrea

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Brentano's:

Edition: Third Edition

Order Number: 16004


Spine lettering faded. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. Occasional foxing. Most pages have one or two pinholes. Binding could be tighter. Rear board slightly stained; Third edition of the popular title; circa early 20th century; 8vo; 326 pages View more info

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OLD TOURAINE [TWO VOLUME SET] The Life and History of the Famous Chateaux of France

By: Cook, Theodore Andrea

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Rivingtons: 1898

Order Number: 16931


Boards worn. Spine ends fraying. ; Numerous fold-outs; Ex-Library; B&W Illustrations; 12mo; 278, 286 pages View more info

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THE STORY OF ROUEN

By: Cook, Theodore Andrea

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18275


Endpapers a bit darkened. Gilt spine lettering a bit faded ; Top edge gilt. Fold-out maps. Fore edge and bottom edge untrimmed. Tissue guarded frontispiece. Gilt decoration and lettering to front board and spine; Mediaeval Town Series; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 407 pages View more info