[Paris], Paris dans sa splendeur, 1861

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[PARIS]. Paris dans sa splendeur. Monuments, vues, scènes historiques, descriptions et histoire. Paris, Henri Charpentier, 1861 (Paris in Its Splendor. Monuments, Views, Historic Scenes, Descriptions and History...).

Three in-folio volumes, red half-shagreen, gilt double threading framing the borders, decorated ribbed spine (binding of the era).

One title page and 100 colored lithograph prints by Philippe BENOIST, Jules DAVID, CHAPUY, CICERI, FICHOT, etc., and one map.
Texts by BAILLY, DE GAULLE, FOURNIER, LASSUS, LE ROUX DE LINCY, P.MÉRIMÉE, VIOLLET-LE-DUC, etc.

Blunted corners; minor foxing; tears and accidents on two prints (Tournoi célébré le 29 juin 1559 & • Distribution des aigles au Champ de Mars).

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2013090014