World cities Le Tour du Monde c. 1880's Jsaac Behar illustrated souvenir albumBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Le Tour du Monde.
Published c. 1880-90's, France by Isaac Behar.
20 leaves/pages. Text in French. Profusely illustrated throughout. Accordion style binding.
Very attractive late 19th century tourist souvenir with a splendid pictorial cover.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed pictorial cover decorations.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, signs of handling but nothing offensive or severe, remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book 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 item survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books and ephemera of all types. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 9" H x 5 3/4" W.