Les Etrangers à Paris; par J. Janin, Old-Nick - Stanislas Bellanger - E. Guinot, Marco Saint-Hilaire - E. Lemoine - Roger de Beauvoir - Ch. Schiller - A. Frémy - F. Mornand - P. Merruau - A. de Lacroix - A. Royer - Destigny - L. Couailhac - L. Huart - Capo de Feuillide. Illustrations de MM. Gavarni - Th. Frère - H. Emy - Th. Guérin - Ed. Frère
Paris: Charles Warée, 1844. Full leather, dark brown boards, with embossed design to the front and rear boards. Raised bands to spine with gilt design. Black label with gilt titles. A little rubbing to the boards. Marbled end papers. Internally clean and tidy, with 30 plates on high quality stiff paper, and attractive engraved illustrations and vignettes throughout. In the style of - quote: the French people painted by themselves - a picturesque and humorous gallery of portraits of foreigners: the English, the American, the Moldovan-Wallachian, the Hungarian, the Arab, the Turkish, the Swiss, Egyptian, Colonist, Chinese, Dutch, German, Italian, Persian, Portuguese, Spanish, Russian, etc. A little foxing to the pages, but overall in good condition. Circa 1844. xxxv-528 pp. 255 x 180 mm (10 x 7 inches).