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Jean Vaysse de Villiers - Itinéraire descriptif, historique et pittoresque des trois routes de Paris à Reims - 1825

Jean Vaysse de Villiers - Itinéraire descriptif, historique et pittoresque des trois routes de Paris à Reims - 1825

Description
Jean Vaysse de Villiers - Itinéraire descriptif, historique et pittoresque des trois routes de Paris à Reims - 1825
Travels, Map, Ardennes, Roads, - Quantity: 1

First edition, complete with its frontispiece map in colour, of the roads from Paris to Reims.

Half sheepskin binding with smooth spine adorned with gilded titling. Speckled edges.

A post inspector, born in Rodez, Vaysse de Villiers (1767-1834) is best known for his Routes of France, which were very successful under the Empire and the Restoration.

A fairly well-preserved copy, lacks on the headcap and presence of some bookworm damage on the back cover. Hinge in good condition. Fairly clean inside with some pale foxing.

Jean Vaysse de Villiers
"Itinéraire descriptif, historique et pittoresque des trois routes de Paris à Reims"
Versailles, De l'Imprimerie de G.-C. Vitry, 1825
278 pages. Complete.
Duodecimo (8 x 14 cm)

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Map, Ardennes, Roads,, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Jean Vaysse de Villiers
Book Title
Itinéraire descriptif, historique et pittoresque des trois routes de Paris à Reims
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1825
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
278
Dimensions
8×14 cm
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