Quarto. 126 (2)pp., 1 folded page. Original photo-illustrated paper-covered boards with yellow and black lettering on cover, black on spine. Illustrated endpapers, two color engraving of Venice. Illustrated title page. Captivating portrait of Venice capturing many aspects of life in this extraordinary city, its waterways and architecture, its art and everyday life scenarios with descriptive, entertaining text in French. Folding page with table of content and list of photographs at rear. Binding with light wear along edges, small chips. Light age-toning of block in margins not affecting images. Binding and interior in overall good to goo+ condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Venise à fleur d'eau
Publisher: Éditions Clairefontaine
Publication Date: 1954
Book Condition: g to g+
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Guilde du livre, 1954. 128pp. Bon Etat in4 Broché. Seller Inventory # 160082
Book Description La Guilde Du Livre, Lausanne, 1954. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Scarce photographic study of Venice life in the 1950s and thus, of course, of much that has disappeared. Excellent large format photography with commentary in French. Ediiton of 15,000 of which this is no. 4,616. All in VG internal order, with just a little light tanning to pages. Pictorial cover worn to extremities, esp head and foot of spine. This is a charity sale on behalf of Friends of Morston Church (reg.1099831). Seller Inventory # 001633