Roma Italy Italia Les Trois Rome 1847 J. Guame 4 vol w/ large city plan mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Travel, French Books, Books with Maps).
Les Trois Rome Journal D'un Voyage en Italie by J. Gaume.
Published 1847, Brussels by M. Vanderborght.
4 volumes, each c. 328 pages. Text in French.
large folding city plan on heavy paper and large folding map of the catacombs as well.
Old 19th century 1/4 cloth bindings, blind embossed spine bands, gilt title lettering, marbled paper covers.
Set is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Set is not new or in "new" condition.
Bindings age worn, lightly rubbed and surface scratched, still remain overall attractive as a set.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, old personal name stamps to titles, small minor scattered staining or spotting, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Set 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 and our best attempt to convey how this antique set survives.
Books Measure c. 8 1/4" H x 5 3/4" W.