8vo., rebound in inoffensive library cloth with gilt to spine, pp. 87, , with black-and-white title page vignette, 8 sepia plates and numerous black-and-white illustrations in text. Ex library (National Gallery, London), with stamps to preliminary pages; very slight yellowing to pages; otherwise very good. A very rare catalogue of a fascinating historically themed exhibition held at the Musee Massena in Nice in 1934, focusing on the history of English tourism in the French Riviera from the nineteenth to the early twentieth centuries. Text in French.
Musee Massena. Anglais sur la Riviera du XVIIIme Siecle a nos jours. Exposition historique, artistique et documentaire. Fevrier – avril 1934., Imprimerie de Eclaireur de Nice, 1934
Govion Broglio Solari, Catherine De, Venice Under the Yoke of France and of Austria: With Memoirs of the Courts, Governments and People of Italy; Presenting a Faithful Picture of Her Present Condition, and Including Original Anecdotes of the Buonaparte Family. G. and W. B. Whittaker 1824
OCKLEY, Simon, The History Of The Saracens: Containing The Lives Of Abubeker, Omar, Othman, Ali, Hasan, Moawiyah I, Yezid I, Moawiyah II, Abdollah, Merwan I, and Abdol Melick, the immediate Successors of Mahomet, Giving An Account of their most remarkable Battles, sieges &c. particularly those of Aleppo, Antioch, Damascus, Alexandria, and Jerusalem. Illustrating The Religion, Rites, Customs and Manner of Living of that Warlike People., Printed for R. Knaplock, J. Sprint, R. Smith, B. Lintott, and J. Round. , 1718
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