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A Wanderer In Paris
[France]

By: Lucas., E. V.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Macmillan,: 1909.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. - American.

Seller ID: 008511


A delightful pre-World War I Travelogue by the prolific English travel writer E. V. Lucas. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt spine titles and blind-stamped titles on front.Hinges starting. Wear to edges with open lower corners. Illustrated with 16 color paintings by Walter Dexter and 32 reproductions from works of art. Map of Paris before Chapter I. 8vo; xii p., 1 l., 330 p. 32 pl., 16 col. pl. (incl. front.) maps. 20 cm. REF: LCon:09024643. View more info

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Zigzag Journeys in Europe. Vacation Rambles in Historic Lands
[ Scotland, England, Belgium, Normandy, Paris]

By: Butterworth, Hezekiah

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston:, Estes and Lauriat,: 1880 [1879]

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008828


"This large and elegant child's book of sending a teacher and his boys off on an expedition of learning in foreign lands. In this case, the party go to Scotland, and through England to Belgium, Normandy and Paris; the particular topics of observation and study being in the fields of geography and history, with special attention to localities made famous in song and story. P>Mr. Butterworth is very well fitted, by knowledge and taste, to write a book of this kind, and... View more info

Image for <b>Observations Made At Paris During The Peace;<br> And Remarks In A Tour From London To Paris Through Picardy, And To England By The Route Of Normandy; Containing A Full Description Of Every Object Of Curiosity In The French Metropolis And Its Environs; A Critical Review Of The Theatres, Actors, &c. And Every Interesting Particular That May Serve As Useful Companion To The Stranger, And Amuse The Mind Of The Curious And Scientific.</b><br>

Observations Made At Paris During The Peace;
And Remarks In A Tour From London To Paris Through Picardy, And To England By The Route Of Normandy; Containing A Full Description Of Every Object Of Curiosity In The French Metropolis And Its Environs; A Critical Review Of The Theatres, Actors, &c. And Every Interesting Particular That May Serve As Useful Companion To The Stranger, And Amuse The Mind Of The Curious And Scientific.

By: Eyre, Edmund John

Price: $295.00

Publisher: London:, Robinson, and Longman and Rees,: 1803,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 005664


Edmund John Eyre was an English dramatist who left university to join a theater troupe. He became first a comedian, then an actor who appeared at Drury Lane. His remarks on the French theatre and actors are interesting, printing the admission prices at various theatres and also transcribes an extensive bill of fare, including the wine list, of "one of the most expensive and fashionable eating houses in Paris" (page 113). Bindings very firm and squ... View more info

Image for <b> A View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany: With Anecdotes Relating to Some Eminent Characters </b><br>[18th Century Travel]

A View of Society and Manners in France, Switzerland, and Germany: With Anecdotes Relating to Some Eminent Characters
[18th Century Travel]

By: Moore, John

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Boston:, Printed at the Apollo Press by Belknap and Young, for David West,: 1792

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 008071


This book relates, via series of letters, Moore's observations of his travels with the Duke of Hamilton through France, Switzerland, Germany, Bohemia and Austria. During these travels, Moore met with several eminent figures, including Frederick the Great and Voltaire. This volume and his subsequent volume of travels in Italy were immensely popular. Bound in full leather, with red leather spine label and gilt lettering to the spine. The text is adorned wi... View more info

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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy

By: Mr. Yorick [Sterne, Lawrence]

Price: $275.00

Publisher: London:, Thomas Tegg,: 1809

Edition: Early, "New" Edition. 1st Edition Thus with Rowlandson plates.

Seller ID: 006232


A lively travel narrative and one of the premier examples of early "stream-of-consciousness" technique . Laurence Sterne (1713 – 1768) was an Irish novelist and an Anglican clergyman. He wrote the novels The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman and A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, and also published many sermons, wrote memoirs, and was involved in local politics.In 1762 in an effort to find a climate that would improve h... View more info

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Paris versus New York: The Complete Series of Two Cities

By: Muratyan, Vahram

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York:, Penguin Books,: 2012.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008912


"In his witty, high-concept, high-colored flipbook "Paris Versus New York: A Tally of Two Cities" ...Mr. Muratyan uses splashy collagist art to showcase the visual beauty marks of the two metropolises."--The New York Times Unused, Unopened, Unread, Minor retail ding to lower dust jacket now in a clear protective Mylar sleeve. Still Giftable. View more info

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Paris

By: Russell, John; Rosamond Bernier: Foreword

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Abrams,: 1983.

Edition: First Edition,

Seller ID: 008865


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

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Touring Through France.

By: Shackleton, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia,, The Penn Company,: 1925

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 005512


A delightful tour and description shortly after World War I.Dark blue cloth boards with gilt titles and decoration in three colors. [Some of yellow lacking] Wear to boards with rubbing to cloth on lower spine. Foxing on top of frontispiece and title page. Bookplate on front free end-page. Includes a brief resume of Expenses! 9.25 inches tall. 407 pages with index. View more info

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A Spring Fortnight In France.

By: Tozier, Josephine

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York:, Dodd, Mead and Company,: 1907

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 005530


Late 19th century travelogue of rural France. Tan Buckram covered boards. Color Paste-on scene on front Titles stamped in Gilt. Bindings square and tight. Moderate handling wear. Some hand-soiling. Rub lower spine. Text clean with light even toning. No ownership markings. 8.5 inches tall. 352 pages. View more info

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Chemins de fer de Paris à Lyon et à la Méditerranée. Watering-Places

By: [Author Unspecified]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: [Place of publication not identified], [publisher not identified],: [No date, c1915]

Seller ID: 009007


This promotional piece describes how French healing waters are superior to German. Contents: The war and thermal stations -- Watering-places on the P.L.M. -- List of the French watering-places. The list matches diseases or conditions to the corresponding healing water.Text in English. No Date; OCLC lists 1915 as the possible date of publication. Listed in OCLC but no copies in noted. Carefully handled, no flaws to note. View more info

Image for ...<b>My Paris Dream: An Education in Style, Slang, and Seduction in the Great City on the Seine  </b><br>

...My Paris Dream: An Education in Style, Slang, and Seduction in the Great City on the Seine

By: [France; Fashion] Betts, Kate

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Spiegel & Grau,: 2015.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007992


A charming and insightful memoir about coming of age as a fashion journalist in 1980s Paris, by former Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar editor Kate Betts, the author of Everyday Icon: Michelle Obama and the Power of Style No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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Magnetic Paris.

By: [France] Mack, Adelaide

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Indianapolis:, Bobbs-Merrill Company Publishers,: 1913.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 005539


Red cloth with stamped gilt titles and blind-stamped art-deco design boards. Bindings firm and square, Text clean without ownership markings. Light shelf wear with some darkening to the spine. 243 pages. 7.5 inches tall.A charming book about pre-World War I Paris. The last chapter of Affirmations is very interesting in its account of French attitudes. View more info

Image for <b>...Carte Routiere Pour Automobilistes & Cyclistes Evirons De Paris Section Nord-East Carte Taride # 3  </b>

...Carte Routiere Pour Automobilistes & Cyclistes Evirons De Paris Section Nord-East Carte Taride # 3

By: [France] [No Author Listed]

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Paris, A. Taride: [undated c1910]

Seller ID: 005960


Pre World War I map of the regions around Paris, Champagne, Ardennes to the border of Luxembourg. Relief in colors shown by shading and spot heights. Scale 1:250,000. Undated but these maps date from the early 1900’s. No flaws to map. Some even toning. Holder has wear to edges. Width: 35.5 inches; Height 28 inches. Folds to 5.5 by 7.25 inches. Large map showing both roads and highways at the outbreak of the First World War. Lower center in the Soisso... View more info

Image for ...<b> 24 unused Postcards of Loches, France attached in a booklet Circa 1901 </b><br>

... 24 unused Postcards of Loches, France attached in a booklet Circa 1901

By: [France] [No author]

Price: $24.00

Publisher: France,, [Unknown publisher]:: Circa 1901.<br>

Seller ID: 006162


Loches is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France.It is situated 29 miles (47 km) southeast of Tours by railway, on the left bank of the Indre River. The town, one of the most picturesque in central France, lies at the foot of the rocky eminence on which stands the Château de Loches, the castle of the Anjou family, surrounded by an outer wall 13 ft./4 m. thick, and consisting of the old collegiate church of St Ours, the royal lodge and the don... View more info

Image for <b>... Carte Routiere Pour Automobilistes & Cyclistes Evirons Est De La France Carte Taride # 6 </b>

... Carte Routiere Pour Automobilistes & Cyclistes Evirons Est De La France Carte Taride # 6

By: [France] [Unknown]

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Paris, A. Taride,: [undated c1910]

Seller ID: 006054


Pre World War I map of the regions in the north section of France to the Austrian border including Strasbourg.Relief in colors shown by shading and spot heights. Scale 1:250,000. Undated but these maps date from the early 1900’s. Printed one oil-skin. No flaws to map. Some even toning. Holder has wear to edges. Width: 35.5 inches; Height 28 inches. Folds to 5.5 by 7.25 inches. Large map showing both roads and highways at the outbreak of the First World War. ... View more info

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The Real Latin Quarter.

By: [Paris] Smith, F. [Frank] Berkley

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York:, Funk & Wagnalls Company,: 1901

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 005518


Tan cloth covered boards decorated in 5 colors. Bindings square and tight. Text clean. Ownership signature. Light shelf handling. The author describes of the art scene and other characters of the Latin Quarter of Paris at the turn of the century. Many interesting people, restaurants, banquets, cabarets, student quarter activities, Quat'z' Arts, songs, and studios found while touring along the streets of the Latin Quarter area of Paris are described. View more info