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ESCAPE FROM THE TERROR
Written by Madame De La Tour Du Pin; Felice Harcourt.
Stock no. 1322884
Published by Folio Society. 1979. Very good condition.

The Journal of Madame De La Tour Du Pin. Edited and translated by Harcourt. Purple cloth, gilt decorations. B/w illustrations. 345 pages. Minimal bumping and fading to spine. Lilac slipcase is faded to spine and edge worn.

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FRANCE
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137596
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. Circa 1918. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine and black title to front cover. Reissued with 64 colour plates. Part of the A & C Black 20 Shilling Series. Spine is browned and gilt faded; tear to top of spine. Bumping to corners. NEW endpapers. Heavy foxing.

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NORMANDY
Written by G.E. Mitton. Illustrated by Nico Jungman.
Stock no. 2137595
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1905. Very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 10 Shilling Series. Blue pictorial cloth, gilt titles to front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. 40 tissue-guarded colour plates. 2000 copies printed. Spine is bumped and faded. Name in ink to verso of frontis. Browning to endpapers. Foxing to outer page edges. Some margin marks.

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PARIS
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137590
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Decorations to spine and front cover. 24 plates. A and C Black 6 Shillings Series. Top edge gilt.185 pages plus 6 page original booklist/advertisements. Spine is faded. Some marks and spotting to covers. Hinges are pulled. Foxing.

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BRITTANY
Written by Dorothy Menpes. Illustrated by Mortimer Menpes.
Stock no. 2137520
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1912. Almost very good condition.

A & C Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Mauve cloth with green decoration. Gilt title to spine. Grey/green title to front cover. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates. 1" split to top of spine, which is very browned with wear. Rest of covers are unevenly faded with wear; bumping to corners. Foxing. Some guards are browned. Light browning to plate margins.

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AROUND ST. MALO
Written by Spencer Musson. Illustrated by J. Hardwicke Lewis.
Stock no. 2137417
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1917. Very good condition.

Green cloth, pale yellow titles to spine and front cover. 20 beautiful colour plates and sketch map. Originally published in French in 1912, this is the English edition. A and C Black 7/6 series. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few scuff/wear marks to covers. Name in ink to top of front endpaper. Browning and some light foxing.

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THE MOTOR ROUTES OF FRANCE PART I
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Gordon Home.
Stock no. 2137412
Published by Adam & Charles Black. Circa 1910. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with black titles to spine and front cover. Pink/black decoration to front cover. To the Chateaux of Touraine, Biarritz, The Pyrenees, The Riviera, & The Rhone Valley. 16 full page illustrations in colour, 16 in b/w and 60 maps and plans. A & C Colour Book - Motor Routes Series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine and cover edges. Some cracking to joints. Fold-out map to rear very good indeed! Page edge browning.

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THE RIVIERA
Written by William Scott. Illustrated by William Scott.
Stock no. 2137133
Published by A. & C. Black. Circa 1908. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover, rose vignettes. Top edge gilt. 75 tissue-guarded colour plates and fold-out map to rear. A & C Black 20 shilling series. Index and booklist to rear that lists books dated later than the first publication date for this title. Reprint, as has booklist to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Front endpaper is MISSING. Some foxing and browning throughout. Rear pastedown has remains of sticker to it. Joints are a bit cracked.

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FRANCE
Written by Gordon Home. Illustrated by Gordon Home; et al..
Stock no. 2137053
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1914. Fair condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt titles. Fascination of Europe Series. 32 colour plates + a sketch map. Spine is bumped and browned. Scuffing and wear to covers. Front endpaper may be missing; front joint cracked. Heavy foxing to free front endpaper. Rear joint cracked. Plates opposite pages 187 + 192 are MISSING! Pencil to plates by pages 171 + 161 + Frontis. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. A working copy ONLY!

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BRABANT AND EAST FLANDERS
Written by George W.T. Omond. Illustrated by Amedee Forestier.
Stock no. 2137003
Published by A. & C. Black. Almost very good condition.

Larger format. Red cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover. Some decorations. 20 colour plates with captioned tissue-guards. A and C Black 7/6 Series. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. A few marks to covers. Foxing throughout, heavier in some places than others. All plates present.

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STAINED GLASS OF THE MIDDLE AGES IN ENGLAND AND FRANCE
Written by Hugh Arnold. Illustrated by Lawrence B. Saint.
Stock no. 2136954
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st thus 1925. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gold/yellow titles and decorations. 50 colour plates (mostly double sided). Spine is faded and browned with small splits to top. Browning and foxing throughout. Pencil annotations. Page 223/4 has piece missing from top corner.

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GLORIA VICTIS!
Written by Flemming Friborg.
Stock no. 2136455
Published by Skira. 1st ITALY 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Looks at Victors and Vanquished In French Art 1848 - 1910. Red boards, white title to spine. Colour illustrations. B/w and colour photos of sculptures. ISBN: 8881187019. Some wear to spine. Contents are still excellent! Wrapper has a bit of browning and a few light marks.

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