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Chronique Parisienne

Des Six Derniers Mois d'Empire

By Paul Ginisty and M Quatrelles L'Epiner

1912 - Paris - Pierre Laditte et Cie.

7.5" by 5"; 356pp, [1]

 

 

DETAILS

An interesting history book on the final six months of the Empire.

With the original paper wraps bound in this book.

Illustrated throughout, with fifteen plates of notable figures and places.

Written by Paul Ginisty & M Quatrelles L'Epine. Paul Ginisty was a French writer, columnist and journalist. He wrote several historical works and works of a social comment. Examples include La Marquise de Sade, Les Anciens Boulevards, Les Rastaquoueres and Les Idylles Parisiennes. 

CONDITION

In a half crushed morocco binding with paper covered boards. Externally, very smart with just some minor rubbing to the head and tail of spine and to the extremities. Binder's stamp to verso of front endpaper, H Deekens. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are age toned due to paper used and otherwise clean throughout. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED.


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