Barrielle, Jean-Francois ; Therese Castieau; Antoinette Le Normand-Romain; Yvan Christ; Philippe Maille
CHAMPS-ELYSEES, FAUBOURG, SAINT-HONORE, PLAINE MONCEAU
Folio 13" - 23" tall
2851992465 / 9782851992468
Monographie des hôtels particuliers et édifices publics; 307 pages; French text. Former owner's inscription on ffep, otherwise clean and tight in original bright red silk binding with extensive gilt lettering and decoration at spine and front cover. Binding has 4 faint marks on front cover, otherwise bright and beautiful. A wonderful architectural and social history of these areas of Paris; beautifully produced and profusely illustrated with photographs, drawings, architectural plans, etc. A very large and heavy book; requires additional charge for Priority or International shipping.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings.