SPL Hand Coloured Rare Book Collection Featuring Norman R Bobins

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[FRANCE]
Les Boulevarts de Paris.

Published
Paris: Imp. Lemercier, [ca.1855]
References
Not in Abbey, Bobins Supplementary list 08/14.
Plates
24
Binding/Size
Xs=12mo
Value
0-5000
Published
Paris: Imp. Lemercier, [ca.1855]
Ref
5571

Oblong octavo (5 x 8 inches), brown morocco, with gilt title and decoration to upper board. Extremities lightly rubbed. 24 panoramic colour lithographic plates, folded concertina -style, with each view with text in upper and lower margins designating the boulevard and site. Beginning at the Boulevard de la Madeleine and ending at the Boulevard de la Bastille. Coloured plates in order: 1-2. Boulevart de la Madeleine. 3-4. Boulevart des Capucines. 5-6. Boulevart des Italiens. 7-8. Boulevart des Italiens & Boulevart Montmartre. 9-10. Boulevart Poissonniere. 11-12. Boulevart Poissonniere & Boulevart Bonne Nouvelle. 13-14. Boulevart Bonne Nouvelle & Boulevart St. Denis. 15-16. Boulevart St. Martin. 17-18. Boulevart St. Martin. 19-20. Boulevart du Temple. 21-22. Boulevart des Filles du Calvaire & Boulevart Beaumarchais. 23-24. Boulevart Beaumarchais & Place de la Bastille.