Fascinating atlas-guide to France filled with many remarks and anecdotes on the values and customs (festivals, food, curiosities, trades, etc.) of the inhabitants of the French provinces under the Restoration.
No author’s name (Charles Malo)- L’Anacharsis français ou Description historique et géographique de toute la France. - 1822
375 + 414 + 497 + 510 pages
Bindings in good condition, in their original simple covers, corners slightly dog-eared, small scuff marks and stains, but nothing extreme on the covers, a small crack in the headcap of volume 3-
Good interior condition, some occasional scattered foxing, has a large fold-out map of the “Kingdom of France divided into 86 departments” drawn up by Hérisson -
Volume I: North of France
Volume II: Eastern France.
Volume III: South of France
Volume IV: Western France Sign Indication and Department Table at the end of V. IV.
- Number of Books
- Cookery, food & drink, History, Literature, Sociology, Topography, Travels
- Author/ Illustrator
- [Charles Malo]
- Book Title
- L’Anacharsis français ou Description historique et géographique de toute la France.
- Publication year oldest item
- Original language
- Louis Janet
- Binding/ Material
- 9×14 cm