Illustrated guide to New York

Illustrated guide to New York

Code: HH 2700


W: 15cm (5.9")H: 20cm (7.9")

£75.00 Approx $103.16, €87.82, £75

New York Comme je l'ai vu

Paris: Eug. Rey, 1906. Limited edition guide book to New York, with text and illustrations by Charles Huard. Attractive engraved frontispiece of a lady overlooking New York. The edition was published in a total of 600 numbered copies. 100 on Japon and 500 on velin d'Arches. This is one of the Velin copies. Originally published in pale blue wrappers, which have been retained here. Half leather white / vellum binding, with spine label and gilt titles. Marbled boards. Owner's bookplate to the inside front board.
Xii. 202, [iv]. pp
200 by 150mm (7¾ by 6 inches).

Condition: The binding is in good repair, with a little marking only. Original wrappers are in good state, with a touch of marking to the original cover only.