Marseilles & Aix-en-Provence coast France 1944 WWII era travel guide w/ 6 mapsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, World War II era Books, France, Southern France, Aix-en-Provence, Marseilles, Travel Guides, Tourism, Books with Maps).
Guide Pratique Marseille et sa Region Aix-en-Provence.
13th edition published 1944, Lyon by Collection Des Guides Pol.
79  pages. Text in French. Illustrated with 6 maps, including a large folding color lithographed plan of Marseilles nicely folded as issued at rear.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers. World War II edition, while France was still occupied by Germany.
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. 6" H x 4" W.