FRANCE

(London: A. & C. Black, LTD., 1918).

THE BEST EDITION WITH 64 COLOUR PLATES, the plates are by a number of different artists and supply the reader with a variety of artistic styles. The text addresses an equally wide variety of subjects; rural life, the geography with its rivers, mountains, plains and fields, the architecture, city life, Paris and religion, etc. The very beautiful combination of art and writing make this a truly wonderful entry in Adam and Charles Black's series of illustrated travel books. Item #30797

First Edition Thus, the expanded edition with twice the number of illustrations. With 64 impressive colour plates from paintings by various artists, such as: Mortimer Menpes, Nico Jungman, Harald Sund, Gordon Home and several others. With a folding map at the rear. Tall 8vo, in the publisher's original wine red cloth decorated in black and pink in a fleur-de-lis motif on the upper cover and spine, the spine gilt lettered. ix, 219 pp. A very nice copy of this attractive book, the covers bright, the spine only lightly mellowed and quite fresh for the title, the text-block and plates all clean and in fine condition.

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Price: $295.00