Nice France Cannes Menton c. 1890's illustrated tourist guide book w/ city mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Travel, Tourism, France, Antibes, Grasse, Monaco, Monte-Carlo, Menton, Nice, Illustrated Books, Books with Maps).
Guide Nice-Bijou et ses Environs.
Published c. 1890's-1910, Nice by L'Eclaireur.
128 pages. Text in French. Illustrated throughout w/ b&w photographic views. Large folding color lithographed city plan map at rear.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, light rubbing, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, internally still clean, well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Booklet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this charming late 19th century tourist pocket guide book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 5 1/4" H x 3 1/2" W.