Paris France Tourist City Plan w/ Index c. 1872 large folding map & guideBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Book, 19th Century Travel Guides, France, Paris, City Plans, Indexed Maps, Pocket Maps).
Plan de Paris.
Published c. 1872, Paris by Joel Cherbuliez.
46 pages index booklet plus large linen-backed folding color litho urban map. Text in French.
Publisher's marbled paper covered boards, linen folding map, index booklet now loose from binding.
Map is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Map 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, map remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The map 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 map 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. 6 1/4" H x 4 1/4" W.