Paris. With Drawings in Color & Monotone by George Wharton Edwards

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Description

Large quarto hardcover, black cloth covers with decorative cover and spine. Top edge gilt. 436 pages. Index, Bibliography. Illustrated with 24 full page color plates and 23 full page monochrome plates, all with tissue guards intact and bearing descriptive letterpress. Title page printed in color. First American edition, first printing with no additional printings listed on copyright page. A descriptive and pictorial exposition of life and social mores in Paris during the first quarter of the twentieth century. No previous ownership marks. Not ex-library. A clean, square, tight copy with strong hinges and no foxing internally. All plates as called for present. Binding shows moderate wear with head and heel of spine shaved and old repair rear inner hinge visible. Cloth shows scuffing to rear board and minor fading to spine, which is still quite attractive. Very good. Priority and International orders will require additional postage, charged at actual cost.

Additional information

Weight 5.12 lbs
Book Author

Edwards, George Wharton

Publisher

The Penn Publishing Company

Publish Year

Publish Place

Philadelphia

Size

4to – over 9¾ – 12" tall

Book Condition

Jacket Condition

Binding Type

Hardcover

Language

Edition