Brussels & Waterloo Belgium Tourist Info 1945 Cosyn's Pictorial Travel GuideBrian DiMambro
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Cosyn's Guide to Brussels and Waterloo, by Maurice Cosyn.
Published 1945, Brussels, Belgium by Cosyn's Guides.
80 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with b&w photos and plans. Large folding color city plan now detached with small loss along one edge (visible in pics).
Publisher's pictorial card stock wrappers. Issued at the end of WWII.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is uniformly toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 8 1/4" H x 5 3/4" W.