Title L'Italie Inconnue [, in Three Volumes]:Nord; Centre; Sud (Itineraires Archeologiques)
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition Limited Edition
Publisher Editions Bernard Grasset 1962
Seller ID 2198729
Limited edition, from a printing of 39 copies, 25 numbered and 14 lettered. This set is #20 of volume 1, and #23 of volumes 2 and 3. Rebound in boards by G. Gauche of Paris. Boards lightly foxed, owner bookplate on front endpaper of each volume. 1962 Hard Cover. 364; 342; 326 p. 8vo. Beige cloth over boards, dark green morocco spine labels, gilt titles and rules, marbled endpapers. French text. Illustrated with photographs taken by the author. A travelogue by the French writer and photographer who won the Prix des Deux Magots for his novel Plaisir d'amour in 1937, and contributed to the French magazine L'Amateur d'Art. The photographs and narrative focus on the architecture of the three regions covered (North, Center, South).