1878 Paris Exposition 1879 Paris and Half Europe by Morford rare travel tourismBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Paris Exposition, Travel & Tourism, Illustrated Books, Period Advertising).
Paris and Half-Europe in '78: the Paris Exposition of 1878, its Side-Shows and Excursions; Including Travel and Adventures in Belgium, Germany, on the Rhine, Across the Swiss Alps, in Italy and the Tyrol, by Henry Morford.
Published 1879, New York by George W. Carelton & Co.
371 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout. Abundant pictorial period advertising section at rear.
Period cloth binding, gilt title lettering, gilt pictorial.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, scattered speckling to cloth, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 5 1/4" W.