Paris Exhibition 1889 Expo Bemrose illustrated travel guide w/ mapsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Paris Exhibition, Travel Guide, Tourism, Books with Maps).
Bemrose's Guide to Paris and the Exhibition. With Map, Illustrations & Plan of the Exhibition.
Published 1889, London by Bemrose and Sons.
183 pages. Text in English. Two large color lithographed folding maps (one with advertising printed on reverse). Well illustrated throughout, including numerous full page views. Illustrated period advertising.
Scarce guide, likely a deluxe purchase at the time.
Publisher's cloth binding, illustrated color lithographed paper covered boards.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently rubbed and lightly age worn, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, minor 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 1/4" H x 5" W.