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image of Le Portefeuille Du Jeune Amateur de La Nature, de L'Histoire Et de L'Art Ou, Description Methodique Des Sites Et Des Monuments Les Plus Remarquables dans les cinq parties du monde - Asie avec gravures

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Paris, Lehuby, 1842. Book Condition: Very Good. 311 pages, In-12. 1st Edition. Text in French language. Hardcover: Half leather cover, slightly bumped corners. Spine is tight.Minor foxing throughout. A very good copy. Bookseller Inventory #A1-14MAZ
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£21.91
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Les Grands Fleuves

by Jacottet Henri

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Published
1887
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st
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£26.29

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Paris, LIBRAIRIE HACHETTE, 1887. Book Condition: Very Good to Near Fine. 370pp + 16pp - 32 vignettes . Text in French language. Hardcover gilded. Leather gilded cover, gilded spine, top and rear edge red tilted pages, slightly bumped corners. Text crisp and clear. A very good copy. Bookseller Inventory #A1-02JAC
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image of L'Univers. Histoire et description de tous les peuples : Afrique Australe, Cap de Bonne-Espérance, Congo, etc. - Afrique Orientale, Mozambique, Monomotapa, Zanguebar, Gallas, Kordofan, etc. - Afrique Centrale, Darfour, Soudan, Bornou, Tombouctou, Grand Désert de Sahara - Empire du Maroc.

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Paris, Firmin Didot Freres, 1848. Book Condition: Fair to Good- . 497pp + 23 Wood-engraved plates + 2 wood-engraved maps (1 folding map). 1st Edition. Text in French language. 8vo size: 22x14.5cm. Hardcover: Half leather cover with gilded spine in good overall condition with some rubbing and staining on on the cover boards and spine. Corners bumped. Marbled endpapers. Spine… Read more
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£70.10
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Arabie. L'univers. Histoire et description de tous les peuples

by Desvergers, Noel

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Published
1847
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
1st
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£122.68

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Paris, Firmin Didot Freres, 1847. Book Condition: Very Good . 552pp + 44 Wood-engraved plates + 1 wood-engraved folding maps. 1st Edition. Text in French language. 8vo size: 22x14.5cm. Hardcover: Half leather cover with gilded spine in good overall condition with some minor rubbing on on the covers boards and spine. Corners bumped. Pages clean in very good condition. Pages… Read more
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image of Sénégambie et Guinée, par Tardieu. - Nubie, par Chérubini. - Abyssinie par Noel Desvergers. L'univers. Histoire et description de tous les peuples

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Paris, Firmin Didot Freres, 1878. Book Condition: GOOD+ . 388pp + 136pp + 48pp + 38 Wood-engraved plates + 4 wood-engraved maps (3 folding). Text in French language. 8vo size: 22x14cm. Hardcover: Contemp. Half leather cover with gilded spine in good overall condition with some rubbing on on the covers boards, especially on the back cover. Corners slightly bumped. Pages… Read more
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£87.63
image of Japon, Indo-Chine empire Birman (ou Java), Siam, Annam (ou Cochinchine), Peninsule Malaise, etc. Ceylan. L'univers. Histoire et description de tous les peuples

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Paris, Firmin Didot Freres, 1850. Book Condition: GOOD+ . 605 pp + 20 Wood-engraved plates + 3 wood-engraved maps (1 folding). 1st Edition. Text in French language. 8vo size: 22x14.5cm. Hardcover: Contemp. Half leather cover with gilded spine in good overall condition with some rubbing on on the covers boards, especially on the back cover. Corners bumped. Pages clean in… Read more
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image of Itineraire De Paris a Jerusalem Suivi Du Voyage En Amerique

Itineraire De Paris a Jerusalem Suivi Du Voyage En Amerique

by by Chateaubriand

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Published
1851
Condition
Very Good
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£122.68

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Paris, Siege de l'Administration des Freres Réunis, 1851. Book Condition: Very Good . 2 tomes: 437 pp + 431 pp. Text in French language. Medium 8vo size: 24x16.5cm. Leather cover with gilded spine and gilding on front cover in very good condition. Rubbing in front cover of tome 2 and back cover of tome 1 due to tight shelf storage.… Read more
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Sanctuaires d’Orient. égypte - Grèce - Palestine

by Schuré Edouard

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Published
1907
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
4th
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£26.29

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Paris, Librairie Académique Perrin et Cie, 1907. Book Condition: Very Good. 433 pp. Text in French language. 12mo size: 17x12cm. Contemp. Cloth-cover with gilded spine in very good condition with only some light browning of the spine due to shelf exposure. Ink stain on bottom of Spine. Spine is solid and tight. Pages clean in very good condition. Original not… Read more
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image of Histoire et Description de La Suisse et du Tyrol: L'Univers, ou Histoire et Description de tous les Peuples, de Leurs Religions, Moeurs, Costumes, etc.

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Paris, Firmin Didot Freres, 1846. Book Condition: Good. 460 pp + 1 folding map + 92 engraved plates. Early Edition. Text in French language. 8vo size: 21x14cm. Hardcover: Period half leather cover with gilded spine 5 compartments. Marbled boards and end-papers. Black ink number on bottom of spine. Glit on spine worn. Small tear in upper right of spine. Corners… Read more
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image of L ORIENT ET L EUROPE DEPUIS LE XVIIe SIÈCLE JUSQU À AUJOURD HUI. Ouvrage contenant des cartes de l Orient aux principales époques de son histoire

L ORIENT ET L EUROPE DEPUIS LE XVIIe SIÈCLE JUSQU À AUJOURD HUI. Ouvrage contenant des cartes de l Orient aux principales époques de son histoire

by De La BARRE DE NANTEUIL Amaury (baron)

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Published
1898
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
1st
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£52.58

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Paris, Maison Didot, 1898. Book Condition: Very Good+ . xx + 251 pp + 4 folding maps. 1st Edition. Text in French language. 8vo size: 21.5x14cm. Hardcover: Period half leather cover with gilded spine in very good condition with some scuffs. Marbled endpapers and marbled edges. Corners slightly bumped Spine is solid and tight. Pages crisp and clean in fine… Read more
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Constantinople

by Théophile Gautier

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Published
1913
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Nouvelle
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£17.53

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Paris, Bibliotheque Charpentier, 1913. Book Condition: Very Good+ . 364 pp. Text in French language. 8vo size: 18x13cm. Hardcover: Cover in very good condition rofessionally rebound in 1960s. Spine is solid and tight. Corners very slightly bumped. Pages inside in every good condition. Pages crisp and clean. A very good copy. Bookseller Inventory #F107COM
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image of De insula Teno ejusque historia commentatio. 1855 1st Edition [ORIGINAL NOT FACSIMILE]

De insula Teno ejusque historia commentatio. 1855 1st Edition [ORIGINAL NOT FACSIMILE]

by Antonios Moschatos

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Published
1855
Edition
1st
Item Price
£306.71

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Gottingae : Typ. Dieterich, 1855. Book Condition: Good. 50 pp, Text in Latin language. 8vo size: 21x13.5cm. Paperback, Pages clean with some age browning. Owners Marking on top corner on 1st page. Original not facsimile. Otherwise in good condition. A very rare copy. Seller Inventory #F103MOSC-B
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image of Voyage En Grece Et En Turquie, Fait Par Ordre De Louis XVI, Et Avec L'Autorisation De La Cour Ottomane (1801) (FRENCH Dedicated)

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Paris, Buisson, 1801. Book Condition: Very Good + to Near Fine. 2 tome: 460 pp + 460 pp. Text in French language. With a signed letter from the author tipped in to volume I. Volume I and II only, forming the text volumes of this work. Lacking the third atlas volume as is common with this title. 8vo size:… Read more
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£438.15