Paris city plan 1823 large detailed old map guide book w/ 14 platesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Early/ original paper covered boards, leather spine gilt lettered, 14 engraved plates.
Binding now well worn, spine leather dried and chipped, covers loose and held by binding cords, book still structurally sound & tight.
Remarkably detailed large Paris city plan which identifies hundreds of specific buildings, monuments, locations, etc. with keys in three corners. Map remains fresh, uniform paper toning, short minor splits, better than typical example.
Book measures: 5 1/2" H X 3 1/2" W & 1 1/4" thick.
Map sheet c. 26 1/2" W x 20" H.