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PARIS IN THE THIRD REICH
Written by David Pryce-Jones.
Stock no. 1816924
Published by Collins. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. A history of the German occupation of Paris 1940-1944. ISBN: 0002166453. Browning to endpapers and text block. Red pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with repairs to verso with sellotape, slightly faded to spine.

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VISITING DIEPPE
Written by Edward Ardizzone; Lynton Lamb. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
Stock no. 2128415
Published by Warren Editions. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

Large format. Red cloth spine with white title. Repeating red pattern to covers. Introduction by Lamb. B/w illustrations. Limited edition of 125 numbered copies. Some light fading to spine. This is Copy No. 121. Contents are excellent!

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THE CAMPAIGNS OF NAPOLEON (3 VOLUMES)
Written by David G. Chandler.
Stock no. 2128322
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial covers with black title labels to spine; gilt title. Covers period of 1793 - 1815. One corner of Volume III has tiny nick. Light bumping and wear to tops of a couple of spines. Contents are fine. Slip case is very good - some grubby marks.

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THE WATERLOO CAMPAIGN
Written by Napoleon Bonaparte.
Stock no. 2128211
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1957. Very good condition.

Burgundy cloth, gilt titles and decorations to front cover and spine. B/w illustrations. 158 pages. Spine is faded. Endpapers are browned. Slip case is very good; some bumping and foxing.

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THE GOODMAN OF PARIS
Written by Eileen Power.
Stock no. 2128196
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1992. Fine condition.

Green cloth. Colour pictorial onlay to front. Colour plates. A treatise on moral and domestic economy by a citizen of Paris c1393. Slip case has a few small marks.

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SAINT JOAN OF ARC
Written by Vita Sackville-West. Illustrated by Chris Daunt.
Stock no. 2128195
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1995. Nearly fine condition.

Blue cloth, silver title to spine and sword vignette to front. Blue maps to endpapers. Colour frontis. Woodcuts as chapter headers. Slip case has a few knocks to corners and some scuff marks.

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ELOISE IN PARIS
Written by Kay Thompson. Illustrated by Hilary Knight.
Stock no. 2127382
Published by Max Reinhardt. 1st 1958. Almost very good condition.

Paris has just been discovered by Eloise the little girl from the Plaza... Here is what Eloise does in Paris: everything. The effect is rawther extraordinaire. If you come to Paris with Eloise you will always by glad you did. Large format. Blue boards with gilt titles. Pictorial endpapers. Colour illustrations to text throughout. A couple of small dents to covers. Spine and cover edges have some fading. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks.

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AFLOAT
Written by Guy De Maupassant.
Stock no. 2127134
Published by Peter Owen. 1st thus 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A Journal of His Days at Sea. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0720609666. Some light edge-creasing to wrapper.

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PARIS
Written by Hilaire Belloc.
Stock no. 2126487
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 4th 1919. Very good condition.

4th edition. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. With 7 maps and a frontispiece in photogravure. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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GRAHAM CLARKE'S GRAND TOUR
Written by Graham Clarke. Illustrated by Graham Clarke.
Stock no. 2126394
Published by Phaidon Press Limited. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 24 etchings, 15 watercolours and numerous drawings. A humourous look at the Grand Tour. ISBN: 0714825719. SIGNED by Graham Clarke, with dedication to previous owner on half-title page. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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TRAVELS THROUGH FRANCE AND ITALY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Tobias Smollett.
Stock no. 2125942
1766. Good condition.

Leather spine and corners. Marbled boards. Containing observations on Character, Customs, Religion, Government, Police, Commerce, Arts, and Antiquities. With a particular description of the Town, Territory, and Climate of Nice: To which is added, A Register of the Weather, kept during a Residence of Eighteen Months in that City. Book has been sympathetically rebacked in contemporary style. New endpapers. Heavy wear and some chipping and loss to corners. Scuffing to marbled boards. Some browning to pages.

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THE NAPOLEONIC WARS
Written by Gunther E. Rothenberg.
Stock no. 2125889
Published by Cassell & Co.. 2000. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0304352675. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks.

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