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LES PLUS BELLES CATHEDRALES DE FRANCE

By: Bourasse, L'Abbe J. J.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Tours, Maison Alfred Mame Et Fils: 1900

Order Number: 12286

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light wear to extremities. Stamp and bookplate on front endpaper. Light foxing to first and last few pages; 1/2 leather boards with spine label and gilt spine lettering as well as raised bands with gilt decoration. A very handsome and tight copy; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 368 pages View more info

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PARIS

By: Brodrick, Alan Houghton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Soughton: 1950

Order Number: 16000

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ shows wear with chipping and small open tears. Previous owner's name to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers; Each of the twenty arrondissements has its own chapter with specially drawn maps with over 170 photographs in total. The third in a series, following Normandy and Touraine; The People's France; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 478 pages View more info

A LETTER FROM MR. BURKE IN ANSWER TO A MEMBER OF THE (FRENCH) NATIONAL ASSEMBLY IN ANSWER TO SOME OBJECTIONS TO HIS BOOK ON FRENCH AFFAIRS

By: Burke, Edmund

Price: $318.65

Publisher: Paris, J. Dodsley: 1791

Edition: Fifth Edition

Order Number: 15358

Condition: Very Good+


Rebound in contemporary cloth. Ex-lib with inkstamps to front endpaper and first and last pages. Residue of checkout slip to rear endpaper. Tear to title page repaired; Back and forth on the role of government in revolutionary France ; 8vo; 74 pages View more info

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THE SIGHTS OF MONT SAINT-MICHEL

By: Carton, Jacques

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, B. Arthaud: 1951

Order Number: 18728

Condition: Very Good+


Light edgewear to boards. ; Beautiful photogravures; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 79 pages View more info

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ROMANCE OF THE BOURBON CHATEAUX

By: Champney, Elizabeth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1907

Order Number: 2385

Condition: Very Good+


Minor rubbing to boards. Front hinge weakening; Decorative boards with a dark close-up of the Châteaux and gilt lettering ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 460 pages View more info

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ROMANCE OF THE FRENCH ABBEYS

By: Champney, Elizabeth

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 2386

Condition: Very Good+


Former owner's name to front endpaper. Boards with light edgewear ; Decorative light grey boards with pictorial design of a village. Top edge gilt. Numerous tissue guarded plates in nice sepia tone ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 407 pages View more info

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ALL THE BEST IN FRANCE

By: Clark, Sydney

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1952

Order Number: 16049

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with light chipping ; Originally written and published directly after WWII, this edition from five years later when much of France was returning to normal; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 365 pages View more info

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PROVENCE

By: Clebert, Jean-Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Fernand Nathan: 1986

Order Number: 16134

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear to DJ; Detailed, illustrated look at the inimitable French region of Provence; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 189 pages View more info

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TO MEET THE SPRING A Casual Journey through Languedoc, Provence and the Riviera

By: Collier, Basil

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1938

Order Number: 2374

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ faded and lightly chipped. ; A charming journey through the French countryside. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 243 pages View more info

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A CRUISE UPON WHEELS The Chronicle of Some Autumn Wanderings Along the Deserted Post-Roads of France

By: Collins, Charles Alston

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Peter Davies Limited: 1926

Order Number: 19043

Condition: Very Good


Light foxing to first and last few pages ; Beautiful woodcuts by Andrew Johnson ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 484 pages View more info

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FRANCE HISTORIC AND ROMANTIC [TWO VOLUME SET]

By: Cook, Joel

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry T. Coates & Company: 1904

Order Number: 16029

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Both volumes nice and crisp with tight bindings. Occasional 'ghost' images from tissue guarded illustrations. DJs with slight sunning to spines and light edgewear ; Bright red boards with gilt, bold design of a shield. Numerous tissue-guarded photogravures. Top edges gilt; 386, 401 pages View more info

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FRANCE HISTORIC AND ROMANTIC [TWO VOLUME SET]

By: Cook, Joel

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry T. Coates & Company: 1904

Order Number: 14646

Condition: Near Fine


Slight wear to slipcase; Bright red boards with gilt, bold design of a shield. Numerous tissue-guarded photographures. Top edges gilt ; 386, 401 pages View more info

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OLD TOURAINE [TWO VOLUME SET] The Life and History of the Famous Chateaux of France

By: Cook, Theodore Andrea

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Rivingtons: 1928

Edition: Eighth Edition

Order Number: 16003

Condition: Very Good-


Boards with light edgewear. Name on front free endpaper. Occasional rough spots along top edge due to pages stuck together. ; Numerous fold-outs; B&W Illustrations; 12mo; 287, 286 pages View more info

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OLD TOURAINE [VOLUME ONE ONLY] The Life and History of the Famous Chateaux of France

By: Cook, Theodore Andrea

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Brentano's:

Edition: Third Edition

Order Number: 16004

Condition: Very Good


Spine lettering faded. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper. Light foxing to endpapers. Most pages have one or two pinholes. Rear board slightly stained; Third edition of the popular title; circa early 20th century; 8vo; 326 pages View more info

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OLD TOURAINE [TWO VOLUME SET] The Life and History of the Famous Chateaux of France

By: Cook, Theodore Andrea

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Rivingtons: 1898

Order Number: 16931

Condition: Good


Boards worn. Spine ends fraying. ; Numerous fold-outs; Ex-Library; B&W Illustrations; 12mo; 278, 286 pages View more info

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THE STORY OF ROUEN

By: Cook, Theodore Andrea

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd.: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18275

Condition: Very Good+


Endpapers a bit darkened. Gilt spine lettering a bit faded ; Top edge gilt. Fold-out maps. Fore edge and bottom edge untrimmed. Tissue guarded frontispiece. Gilt decoration and lettering to front board and spine; Mediaeval Town Series; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 407 pages View more info

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WITH THE FRENCH IN FRANCE AND SALONIKA

By: Davis, Richard Harding

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17625

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with light chipping. Very faint glue residue on endpapers from removed tape ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 275 pages View more info

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"SOMEWHERE IN FRANCE"

By: Davis, Richard Harding

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 19022

Condition: Very Good+


Boards with light wear to extremities. Hinges started ; Short stories from the noted journalist; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 224 pages View more info

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LES JARDINS DE VERSAILLES

By: De Nolhac, Pierre

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Paris, Goupil & Cie: 1913

Order Number: 18669

Condition: Very Good


Grey leatherette boards with light rubbing to extremities. Pages a bit browned. Notes on half title page; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 158 pages View more info

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TOURAINE & ITS CHATEAUX

By: Debraye, Henry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Medici Society: 1926

Order Number: 2336

Condition: Very Good+


Light rubbing to boards. First few pages browned and a bit brittle. Notes on first blank page; Rebound. Decorative marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt. Sepia photographs ; 8vo; 156 pages View more info

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ATLAS DES 20 ARRONDISSEMENTS DE PARIS

By: Defrenoy

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Paris, Girard, Barrere Et Thomas: 1946

Order Number: 12184

Condition: Very Good


Wear to extremities. Slight creasing and dampstaining to rear cover. Small closed tear to spine covering ; Detailed maps of all 20 arrondissements in Paris along with subway and bus information, for the immediate postwar period; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 115 pages View more info

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IN AND OUT OF THREE NORMANDY INNS

By: Dodd, Anna Bowman

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, and Company: 1899

Order Number: 6835

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ slightly worn with inside fraying. Foxing to boards. Previous owners notation on half-title page; Decorative, full white boards with gilt lettering and three shields in color. Top edge gilt. Light blue jacket with title on spine. Tissue protected frontispiece; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 394 pages View more info

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IN AND OUT OF THREE NORMANDY INNS

By: Dodd, Anna Bowman

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, and Company: 1899

Order Number: 17374

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with light wear and DJ spine a bit sunned. Bookplate. Former owner's name on first blank page. ; Decorative, full white boards with gilt lettering and three shields in color. Top edge gilt. Light blue jacket with title on spine. Tissue guarded frontispiece. Including 15 b&w photographs ; 8vo; 394 pages View more info

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IN AND OUT OF THREE NORMANDY INNS

By: Dodd, Anna Bowman

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, and Company: 1899

Order Number: 6834

Condition: Very Good+


Spine sunned. Light wear to boards; Decorative, full white boards with gilt lettering and three shields in color. Top edge gilt; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 394 pages View more info

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IN AND OUT OF THREE NORMANDY INNS

By: Dodd, Anna Bowman

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1929

Order Number: 6836

Condition: Very Good+


Small spot on spine. Boards with light rubbing to extremities; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 356 pages View more info

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CAMARGUE

By: Droit, Michel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Company: 1963

Order Number: 15999

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Boards bowed. DJ shows wear & chipping with tape repair ; The Camargue is a plain of wetlands and lagoons in the region of France south of Arles, bound by the Grand Rhone and the Petit Rhone river deltas. It has been protected as a national resource since 1927. Author Droit reflects upon the history and peoples of this ancient land, noting that one must leave behind one's accustomed ways and renounce hurrying and the mechanized life ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 117 pages View more info

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THE LAND OF FRANCE

By: Dutton, Ralph & Holden, Lord

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford Ltd.: 1949

Edition: Third Edition

Order Number: 16048

Condition: Very Good+


Boards lightly bowed; Published just on the eve of WWII, then revised immediately after hostilites ceased, then again for this edition in 1949. The authors kept much of the prewar flavor but updated other information ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 152 pages View more info

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OFF THE BEATEN TRACK IN SOUTHERN FRANCE

By: Elston, Roy

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harrisburg, National Travel Club: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18175

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ browned and with small chips and tears. Top edge browned and lightly spotted; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 320 pages View more info

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CORSICAN EXCURSION

By: Elwell, Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Bodley Head: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 2354

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with small hole to spine; Illustrated from Woodcuts by Edward Lear; 8vo; 152 pages View more info

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CORSICAN EXCURSION

By: Elwell, Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Bodley Head: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 2355

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Former owner's name to front free endpaper ; Illustrated from Woodcuts by Edward Lear; 8vo; 152 pages View more info