24 May 2007
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NASH, Frederick & John SCOTT. Picturesque Views of the City of Paris and its Environs. London: 1820-23. 2 volumes bound in one, 2°. Half title, engraved plates by Frederick Nash on india paper, text in English and French, the French translation by P. B. de la Boissière. Contemporary maroon morocco gilt, gilt edges (upper inner hinges broken). (2)
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