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The Paris That's Not in the Guide Books by  Basil Woon - Hardcover - 1931 - from Classic Books and Ephemera and

The Paris That's Not in the Guide Books

by Woon, Basil

Condition: Very Good

New York: Robert M. McBride & Co, 1931. Hardcover. Very Good. [10], 269 p.; 21 cm. Dark green cloth with gilt-stamped spine title. Blind-stamped publisher's emblem on front cover. No dust jacket. Top page edges dark green. Map of Paris on endpapers. Copyright 1926 by Brentano's. Former owner inscription on half title: "Edwin Frank, Elkins Park, Pa." An amusing guide to night life and other fun in Paris in the 1920's. In Very Good Condition: cover is lightly soiled and rubbed; a few pages opened carelessly along the lower edges; clean and tight.


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