Baedeker's Southern France Loire Valley Corsica 1891 travel guide with mapsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Travel Guides, Baedeker's Guides, France, Corsica, Books with Maps).
Southern France from the Loire to the Spanish and Italian Frontiers Including Corsica. Handbook for Travelers, by Karl Baedeker.
Published 1891, Leipzig, by Karl Baedeker.
502 pages. Text in English. With numerous engraved plans & folding maps.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed ruled covers.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. A nice, fresh example, the maps evidently rarely unfolded. Not perfect or new, but much nicer than often seen.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6 3/8" H x 4 1/2" W.