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Versailles and the Trianons - VAN DER KEMP, G.; LEVRON, J.

Nicholas Kaye, 1958, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Good+ DJ. DJ slightly ruffled along edges, lower panel has minor loss at the top edge and is somewhat soiled. A nice, tight, copy.

This volume is one of the famous series of travel books, Les Beaux Pays-, which has gained its international reputation by the beauty of its illustrations and the high standard of production, allied to authority of text. The series is now almost as well known in its English translation as in the native French. 184 heliogravure illustrations with fold out map to rear endpaper. 237pp. Size: 4to Foolscap (8¾" x 6¾") Translated by Ethel Whitehorn. Jacket Designed by Chapelain-Midy. Dust wrapper in protective, removable sleeve.


This one has already found a new owner.