LES JARDINS ET LES SQUARES.
Paris: Librairie Renouard 1911. First edition. An illustrated historical survey of all the parks, public gardens and open spaces in Paris. Chapters are arranged by arrondissement, with additional chapters on the Bois de Boulogne and Bois de Vincennes. An appendix provides a listing of the city's public statues, fountains and decorative monuments along with their respective artists. 4to (25.4 x 18.5 cm); 276 pp. + 64 plates from black and white photographs.
Contemporary half morocco with marbled boards, gilt lettering and art nouveau gilt design on spine; leather scuffed corners slightly worn; marbled endpapers; some light browning or yellowing to margins, but still a very good clean copy.Book ID: 15864More details Price: £50.00