A Tour Through Paris, illustrated with Twenty-One Coloured Plates, accompanied with descriptive letter-press.
SAMS William (1828.)
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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