Maggs Bros Ltd

A Tour Through Paris, illustrated with Twenty-One Coloured Plates, accompanied with descriptive letter-press.

SAMS William (1828.)

£1800.00 

Please contact us in advance if you would like to view this book at our Curzon Street shop.

Later edition. 21 hand-coloured engraved plates. Folio. Contemporary purple half morocco, marbled boards, gilt, a.e.g., shelf worn, extremities slightly rubbed, plates watermarked 1827-1828, some pale dampstaining and spotting to text not affecting plates. Unpaginated. London, William Sams, c.

An extremely charming, idiosyncratic tour through Paris. Sams gives us a panoramic view of the city, from the charnel house to the Champs-Elysees, each chapter beautifully illustrated.

Stock Code: 206109