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Category: All Categories: History: Europe: Paris
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1.

Allo Paris Digest No. Du 19 ai 25 api; 1959, Compliments of BEA

Publisher: Gregaire Aronoff-Publicite Paris, France 1959.
Condition: Used: Good 6" x 9" (approx). Pamphlet. Bagged for protection, light ware on spine, corners, edges. Written in English and French. Guide to theatre, cinema, cabarets, restaurants.

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2.
Anderson, Robert Gordon  
The City and the Cathedral; A Reflection of the Glory of the Gothic and the Middle Ages ... in the City by the Seine

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green & Co., 1948.
1st edition . 337p. Hardcover Good condition

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3.
Bard, Elizabeth  
Lunch in Paris: A Love Story, with Recipes

Publisher: New York: Back Bay Books, 2011 reprint..
326pp. + 11p reading group guide. paperback: near Fine.

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4.
Bauër, Gérard, 1888-1967  
Paris: peintres et ecrivains. Préface de Gerard Bauer

Publisher: [Lausanne] Mermod [1946].
359, [1] p., illus., 17.5 cm. Anthology of 88 paintings, and selections from 30 French writers on the subject of Paris. Stock#40992. Vg / paper.

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5.
Berger, Robert W., editor and translater  
In Old Paris: An Anthology Of Source Descriptions 1323-1790

Publisher: N.Y., Italica Press, 2002..
xi, 178 p. 3 maps, 21.5 cm. Five descriptions of Paris written over a period of nearly 700 years. Stock #28,133x. New from publisher/soft covers.

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6.
Bonfils, Robert (ed.)  
The Hundred Sights of Paris
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Publisher: Larousse, Paris, 1924.
Good+ with no dust jacket. 1. Hard Cover One double page map, 130 b&w photographs. . GOOD+. . B&W Photographs. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 168 pp

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7.
Bretez, Louis, d. 1738. Turgot, Michel-Etienne, 1690-1751  
Plan de Paris. Commencé de l'année 1734. Dessiné et gravé sous les ordres de Messire Michel Etienne Turgot...

Publisher: [Paris? 1739]; reprint Ithaca, Historic Urban Plans, 1972.
Printed facsimile view; four sheets, each 57 x 74 cm. Title continues: Marquis de Sousmons [et al.]; levé et dessiné par Louis Bretez; gravé par Claude Lucas; et écrit par Aubin. In 1734 Michel Etienne Turgot, Prévot des Marchands de Paris, ordered Louis Bretez to begin work on an elaborate plan-view of the city. Five years later the Turgot Plan was published in 20 sheets as engraved by Claude Lucas.  Because of its enormous size (over 8 by 10 feet when mounted) and its great rarity, few persons have had the opportunity to see and appreciate this stunning example of urban topographic art.  Nearly a century ago the municipality of Paris had every detail of the entire plan re-engraved at two-fifths of its original scale on four large sheets. This facsimile, too, has become extremely scarce.  It is this version that Historic Urban Plans has made available as one of the landmarks of urban cartography. Bird's-eye view of Paris (walled) and surrounding faubourgs. "Achevé de graveur en 1739." Oriented with north toward lower left. Originally printed on 20 sheets. Includes text in cartouche. Map data: Not drawn to scale. stock#Flat0030x. Vg, new from publisher.

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8.
Burchell, S. C.  
IMPERIAL MASQUERADE The Paris of Napoleon III

Publisher: Atheneum New York 1971.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket; Water staining at bottom of pages. DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; 370 pages

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9.
Cocteau, Jean, 1889-1963  
Paris Album 1900-1914 [Portraits-souvenir]. With the Author's Original Illustrations. Translated from the French by Margaret Crosland
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Publisher: London: W. H. Allen, 1956.
175 p., illus.; 20 cm. "Originally published in French by Editions Bernard Grasset under the title Portraits-souvenir." Cocteau recalls the Paris of his youth, before war changed so much. Stock#46960. Vg, owner signature and some offsetting to end pages / dj vg, spine sunned.

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10.
Cronin, Vincent  
COMPANION GUIDE TO PARIS

Publisher: Harper & Row New York 1963.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn at edges. DJ price clipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 320 pages

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11.
Dark, Sidney w/drawings by Henry Rushbury  
Paris

Publisher: London: Macmillan, 1926..
139pp. illus. tan cloth sm 4to: Good+/no dj [spine crack not affecting the book’s integrity; ink name on pastedown; else a clean, complete & tight copy] A wonderful depiction of the City of Light for the historical traveler during the Hemingway-Fitzgerald "Lost Generation" era.

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12.
Dark, Sidney, 1874-1947. Rushbury, Henry, 1889-1968, illustrator  
Paris. By Sidney Dark. With Drawings By Henry Rushbury A.R.W.S.
 Picture
Publisher: London, Macmillan, 1926.
xi, 139 p., front., 55 sepia plates; 25.5 cm. "My book is nothing more than a series of personal impressions." The great feature is the 55 drawings by Henry Rushbury. Stock#46316. Good+, ownership stamps front & back, top of spine worn, spine darkened by cigarette smoke.

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13.
Diefendorf, Barbara B., 1946-  
Paris City Councillors in the Sixteenth Century. The Politics of Patrimony
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Publisher: Princeton University Press, ©1983.
xxvi, 351 p., index, tables, map. 'Focusing on the ninety men who held office as councillors of the Hôtel de Ville between 1535 and 1575 and on their families, Barbara Diefendorf analyzes the ways in which the ambitions of this group were served by participation in civic affairs, career choices, matrimonial arrangements, and inheritance practices. …She thereby gives us a clear picture of the mechanisms of social promotion and the active role played by the family in the hierarchical society of early modern France.' ISBN (10): 0691053626. Dust jacket corners & edges worn, chipped; VG. Author's presentation inscription to Nancy Lyman Roelker; Roelker's pencil notes. Stock#20026.

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14.
Ehrlich, Blake  
PARIS ON THE SEINE The City, the River, the Romance of the Centuries Toldin Words and Pictures
 Picture
Publisher: Atheneum New York 1962.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; DJ is worn and torn at edges. ; B&W Illustrations; 375 pages

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15.
Fitch, Noël/Noel Riley  
Walks in Hemingway's Paris. A Guide to Paris for the Literary Traveler

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, NY [October 1990].
195 p., index, maps, illus.; paper; fine. 'Covering all the areas of Paris that Hemingway and his fellow expatriates once roamed from Left Bank to Right, Noël Riley Fitch provides an intimate visit to major Parisian landmarks as well as to out-of-the-way cafés, hotels, and residences immortalized by 'Papa' and his friends.' Stock# 25250. American literary biography; France.

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16.
Gershman, Suzy  
C'est la Vie: An American Woman Begins a New Life in Paris and, Voila! Becomes Almost French

Publisher: New York: Penguin, 2005 reprint..
274pp. paperback: Fine [ink initials; else F] A memoir of a recently widowed American woman remaking her life in Paris. Suzy Kalter Gershman (1948-2012) was noted for her Born to Shop guide books.

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17.
Godden, Rumer  
Five for Sorrow, Ten for Joy

Publisher: Viking Adult NY, 1979.
Good+ in Very Good dust jacket, Hardcover. ISBN: 0670317012 Spine slightly cocked, in VG DJ; Hardback (purple cloth spine/white boards). Novel set in Paris; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 207 pages

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18.
Gopnik, Adam  
Paris to the Moon / Adam Gopnik
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Publisher: NY, Random House, c2000.
x, 338 p.; 25 cm. The long-time New Yorker writer reveals "a wholly delightful, often hilarious look at what it was to be an American family man in Paris at the end of the twentieth century" (dust jacket). ISBN (10): 0679444920. As new, gift quality / dudt jacket Very Good. Stock#47439.

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19.
Gopnik, Adam, editor  
Americans in Paris: A Literary Anthology. Adam Gopnik, editor
 Picture
Publisher: NY, Library of America, 2004.
xxxiii, 613 p., illus.; 24 cm. From Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson through Hemingway and Fitzgerald to Jack Kerouac and M.F.K Fisher. ISBN 1931082561. Published at $40. Stock#46390. Vg / dj vg.

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20.
Green, Nancy L.  
The Pletzl of Paris: Jewish Immigrant Workers in the Belle Epoque

Publisher: Holmes & Meier Pub, 1986, Teaneck, New Jersey, U.S.A..
Very Good Very Good Hardcover. LIGHT WEAR TO COMPLETE DUST JACKET

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21.
Hare, Augustus J. C. (John Cuthbert), 1834-1903.  
Days Near Paris

Publisher: New York, London and Glasgow, George Routledge and Sons [c1888].
4 p. l., 359 p. illus. 19 cm. "The following excursions are given in the order in which they encircle Paris, beginning with St. Cloud. The woodcuts are from my own sketches, transferred to wood by Mr. T. Sulman." NS. Stock# 38,731. Vg/ no dj.

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22.
Henard, Robert  
La Rue Saint-Honore, des Origines a la Revolution

Publisher: Emile Paul, Editeur Paris 1908.
Very Good. 2nd Edition Softbound 8vo, 555 pp., Stain on front wrapper, spine darkened, wear at bottom of spine. Binding tight, fold-out maps in execellent condition. History of France as reflected in the history of one of the most famous streets in Paris. In French. There are 5 fold-out maps.

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23.
Huddleston, Sisley  
Paris Salons, Cafes, Studios: Being Social, Artistic and Literary Memories

Publisher: Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1928 1st Am. ed..
366pp. illus. yellow cloth sm 4to: Good/no dj [yellow cover cloth is darkened; some odd stamps denoting a library sale, but this is not an ex lib. copy; some age darkening of text; two of the many illustrations have been neatly removed (Isadora Duncan & Street Scene in the Old Quarter); else a complete & tight copy] A memoir of Paris during the 1920s by the British writer Huddleston (1883-1952) with many remarkable photos and drawings of famous personages.

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24.
Kete, Kathleen  
The Beast in the Boudoir: Petkeeping in Nineteenth-Century Paris

Publisher: Berkeley, Univ. of California Press, c1994.
. 200p., illus. Hardcover Very good condition in good d.j. good

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25.
Marino, Andy  
Herschel: the Boy Who Started World War II

Publisher: Faber And Faber Boston, 1995.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket, Hardcover. ISBN: 0571199216 In DJ; Black binding. Notes, biblio, index. Account of 17 yr old German Jew living in Paris who gunned down Nazi diplomat in 1938; 8vo; 226 pages

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26.
Martin, Andre  
Paris

Publisher: Spring Books, London, 1960.
Very Good with no dust jacket. First Edition. 1. Hard Cover Publisher's full light orange cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine. With an introduction by Andre Maurois. Profusely illustrated with mostly b&w photographs, with a few in color, and captions in English, French and German. . Fore-edge of front cover has a light water stain, not affecting any of the interior pages, spine is sunned, else unmarked, tight, square and clean. VERY GOOD. . B&W Photographs. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 160 pp

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27.
McLain, Paula  
The Paris Wife

Publisher: New York: Ballantine, 2012 reprint..
314pp + addenda. paperback 8vo in French flaps w/deckle fore edge: Fine. A quality trade paperback edition of McLain's bestseller.

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28.
Neiman, Leroy  
Leroy Neiman: An American in Paris

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams NY, 1994.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket, Hardcover. ISBN: 0810919508 In VG+ DJ; Signed by author/artist. Tan cloth hardback. Color illustrations. Results of American painter's visit to Paris; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 160 pages; Signed by Author

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29.
Nordau, Max Simon, 1849-1923  
Paris Sketches. Part I. From the German
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Publisher: Chicago, L. Schick, 1890.
162, [1] p., [28] p.; 19 cm. Trained as a physician, Nordau wrote stinging social critiques that got him proscribed in Austria. These 15 sketches don't pull punches. Stock#NS0161. Vg/ no dj.

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30.
OBERTHUR MARIEL  
CAFES AND CABARETS OF MONTMARTRE

Publisher: PEREGRINE, 1984, SALT LAKE CITY.
Near Fine Soft cover, 1ST. EDITION

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31.
Ogrizek, Dore, editor. Cocteau, Jean.  
The World in Color. The Paris We Love, edited by Doré Ogrizek. Introduction by Jean Cocteau.

Publisher: McGraw-Hill [1950]. World in Color Series.
"A Gay and Colorful Guidebook, with more than 300 full-color Illustrations [by various artists], and 19 Maps." Includes Desternes, Art in Paris; Garçon, The Islands; Perret, From the Halles to the Marais; Romains, The Faubourg Saint-Germain; François, The Domain of the Parisienne; Maurois, The Bois de Boulogne and Neuilly; Vaudoyer, The Plaine Monçeau; Orlan, The Quays and the Bridges; Oberlé, Paris, the Home of the Epicure; Max, Paris Nights. 511 p., illus. (mostly color), color pictorial endpapers, 19.5 cm.; color pictorial dj clipped, has small chips, minor wear; good+. 35260 {ns}.

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32.
Ranum, Orest  
Paris in the Age of Absolutism An Essay

Publisher: N.Y., John Wiley,.
ix, 316 p., illus. map, 22 cm. "Seventeenth century Paris was Europe's largest city--a key center of cultural, political and social change." Author's inscription to Nancy Roelker. Stock# 29,588. Vg/ dj good+

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Ranum, Orest  
Paris in the Age of Absolutism An Essay

Publisher: N.Y., John Wiley, 1968.
ix, 316 p. illus., map, 21 cm. "A desriptive analysis of an urban society in its totality, emphasizing the relationships between politics, culture, and religion." Stock #29,589. Vg/ wrappers

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34.
Richardson, Joanna  
The Courtesans: The Demi-Monde in 19th-Century France

Publisher: London: Phoenix Press, 2000 1st ed. thus..
177pp. illus. paperback: Very Good+ [edges are age browned; else a nice crisp, uncreased copy] Sketches of a dozen of the most distinguished courtesans in Paris during their golden age, originally published in 1967.

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35.
Richardson, Joanna  
Princess Mathilde

Publisher: N.Y., Scribners, 1969.
[12], 356 p. 8 pages of plates, 22 cm. Biography of the remarkable woman who reigned over the most brilliant of French salons. Stock #28,350. Vg/ dj vg.

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36.
Russell, John, 1919-  
Paris Foreword by Rosamond Bernier

Publisher: N.Y., Abrams, 1983.
350 p. 85 plates in full color, 30 cm. John Russell first published a book about Paris in 1960. Subsequently he married Rosamond Bernier who lerned of the book only after the marriage. She persuaded him to revise and expand it. Here is a wonderful mixture of reproductions of art, old photographs, new photographs, to provide a vivid verbal and visual portrait of Paris and its culture. Stock #29,267. Vg/ dj vg.

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37.
Russell, John; Rosamond Bernier  
Paris
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Publisher: Henry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, 1983.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1. Hard Cover. ISBN: 0810914573 Full blue cloth, gilt lettering on cover and spine, maps on endpapers. Illustrated with B&W and color photographs and reproductions. Edges of boards lightly sunned, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket in mildly sunned. NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 350, (1) pp

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38.
Sala, George Augustus, 1828-1895.  
Paris Herself Again. Illustrated with Original Lithographs by Victor Ross.

Publisher: Golden Galley Press, London, 1948.
128 p., halftone cuts in the text, color lith. plates; 22 cm. “First Impression in the Golden Galley presentation, with new lithographs by Victor Ross, 1948.' “It is nearly seventy years since these papers were first published, in the form of daily despatches from Paris, in the Daily Telegraph. The Franco-Prussian war was over, and the city— celebrating with a Great Exhibition— was in truth 'herself again'.' Originally published in two volumes, this one-volume version was achieved by omitting materials on the World's Fair. Stock#20040. Vg/ dj scuffed, worn, torn.

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39.
Schulkind, Eugene.  
The Paris Commune of 1871.General series (Historical Association) G78.

Publisher: London, Historical Association, 1971..
39 p., 4 plates. illus. 21.5 cm. Series: Historical Association. General series, no. 78. For 72 days in the Spring of 1871 a revolutionary Commune ruled Paris.Vg/ paper. Bibliography: p. 37-38. Stock# 41,107.

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40.
Shaw, Irwin & Ronald Searle  
Paris! Paris!

Publisher: New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1977 1st ed..
211pp. illus. hardback sm 4to: Very Good+ in a Good+ dj [some age darkening of top & fore edges; else VG+] A paean to the City of Light by the American novelist Shaw (1913-84) with wonderful Searle (1920-2011) endpapers and illustrations.

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41.
Skinner, Cornelia Otis, 1901-1979.  
Elegant Wits and Grand Horizontals.

Publisher: Riverside Press, Cambridge / Houghton Mifflin, 1962. 'First Printing'.
xviii, 262 p., 24 illus. (portraits), index; 22.5 cm. The Flâneur's Paris; Robert de Montesquiou, the Magnificent Dandy; "Le Gratin"; The Boulevard and Some Boulevardiers; Tristan Bernard, Paris' Best-Loved and Fullest-Bearded Wit; Some Salons and their Leaders; Mme. de Loynes and her Lions; The Grand Horizontals; Bibliography, p. 245-250. Pictorial dj clipped, spine darkened, minor wear; VG. With a full-page review by Alice Hawkins from the Bryn Mawr Alumni Bulletin folded inside rear cover. stock#924.

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42.
Smith, Frank Berkeley, 1869-1931  
The Real Latin Quarter. With Illustrations by The Author. Introduction and Frontispiece by F. Hopkinson Smith
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Publisher: NY, Funk & Wagnalls, 1901.
204, [1] p., color front., illus., color plate; 21 cm. Smith, author of a number of books and cover designer for even more, presents the Latin Quarter of Paris as he lived it, filled with artists and vibrant night-life with strong but restrained hints of freer sexuality than in most books of the time. Good+; color pictorial boards sunned. Stock#47465.

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43.
Staff of Berlitz Cityscope  
Paris Address Book: history, museums, art galleries, shopping

Paris Address Book: history, museums, art galleries, shopping by Staff of Berlitz Cityscope, restaurants, nightlife, hotels, walks & tours, children, the outskirts, 256 pages, paperback, 1990, near new condition

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44.
Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946  
Paris France

Publisher: NY, Scribner's Sons, 1940. .
120 p. Published on the day that Paris fell to the German Army. MRP. Stock #100,898. Blue boards lacquered; dj cut & pasted inside covers; withal VG. Literature; travel, history.

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45.
Stewarton  
The Secret History of the Court and Cabinet of St. Cloud in a Series of Letters from a Resident in Paris...
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Publisher: Philadelphia, John Watts, 1806.
[4], xvi, 350 p.; 22 cm. Title continues: to a nobleman in London written during the months of August, September, and October, 1805. Also attributed to Lewis Goldsmith. Published shortly after the crowning of Napoleon as Emperor of the French Republic, this work intends to reveal the political corruption, abasement of morals, ongoing intrigues and excessive pageantry of the court, as well as Napoleon's particular tyranny in private and public spheres. First published in London, this Philadelphia printing was intended to discourage American support for France. Shaw & Shoemaker 11412. VG in original marble-paper covered boards with a new leather spine (if the Philadelphia binder had used leather as good as this I wouldn't have had to have it rebacked). Stock#NS0225.

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46.
Thiollier, Marguerite- Marie  
Ces Dames du Marais: de Christine de Pisan a Clotilde de Vaux

Publisher: Paris, Atelier Alpha Bleue, [1988].
viii, 384, [2] p.17 illus. 21 cm. A history of women and women's lives in Paris as told through the lives of those who lived in the Marais. Author's inscription; Stock #28,465. VG/ wrappers. History.

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47.
Thomson, David, 1912- .  
Renaissance Paris. Architecture and Growth, 1475-1600.

Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. UP, 1984.
214 p., 142 illus., 25 cm. In the Middle Ages the French Court moved about the country. In the 1470s Louis XI inclined to settle it at Tours, but in 1528 François I declared Paris to be his "residence habituelle". Royal building, and the construction of nobility whose family homes were elsewhere, added to ecclesiastic and governmental construction, changed the nature of architectural Paris. Vg, ex-library with bookplate & card slip but circulated only once/no dj. 101697.

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48.
Thomson, David, b.1912  
Renaissance Paris. Architecture and Growth 1475-1600.

Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. UP [1984].
214 p., index, illus.; 24.5 cm. In the Middle Ages the French Court moved about the country. In the 1470s Louis XI inclined to settle it at Tours, but in 1528 François I declared Paris to be his "residence habituelle". Royal building, and the construction of nobility whose family homes were elsewhere, added to ecclesiastic and governmental construction, changed the nature of architectural Paris. Stock# 35,713. Vg/ paper.

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49.
Visscher, Claes Jansz., 1586 or 7-1652  
Lutetia Parisiorum Urbs, Toto Orbe Celecerrima Notissimaque, Caput Regni Franciae

Publisher: 1618; facsimile Ithaca, N.Y., Historic Urban Plans, 1968.
Printed fcsimile map; 53 x 82 cm. Perspective; not drawn to scale. Oriented with north to left. Bird's-eye view. Includes index to points of interest and illus. This superb plan-view of Paris early in the 17th century was the work of a famous Dutch cartographer, Claes Janz Visscher.  It is unsurpassed in its accuracy, wealth of information, decorative appeal and high quality of craftsmanship. Every building of the city is shown in perspective and, because of its size, even small structures appear with recognizable detail. stock#Flat0031. Vg/ new from publisher.

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50.
Wilson, Robert Illustrator: Illustrated by A. G. Warshawsky  
PARIS ON PARADE
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Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Indianapolis, IN 1925.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear. Spine weak; 356 pages

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51.
Zencey, Eric  
PANAMA

Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux NY, 1995.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket, Hardcover. ISBN: 0374229430 In DJ, owner's stamp on front free endpaper; White binding. Author's first novel; 8vo; 375 pages

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