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DENIS, Louis Guide royal ou Dictionnaire topographique des gr[an]des routes de Paris aux villes, bourgs et abbayes du Royaume. Orné de traits historiques des endroits les plus remarquables, du commerce, foires franche, poids et mesures, etc. [...]. Tome second. Paris [L. Denis]; J. Pasquier 1774 12mo: [title]-307/688-[2] pp., 130 pl. and 1 folding map (sm. waterstain). Contemp. calf, gilt ornamented flat spine, marbled endpapers (joints weak, headbands missing, corners and edges rubbed). Second volume of this rare road atlas illustrated with an engraved title, 130 nicely coloured full-page maps, 1 large folding map "Carte de France qui contient généralement toutes les routes détaillés dans le Guide Royal 1774", 4 vignets and 2 culs-de-lampe. The work precedes Denis' famous later tourist guide "Le Conducteur français" (1776-1780). Ref. Brunet VI: 1252. - Fordham, p. 68. Prov. Libr. stamp.
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DENIS, Louis Guide royal ou Dictionnaire topographique des gr[an]des routes de Paris aux villes, bourgs et abbayes du Royaume. Orné de traits historiques des endroits les plus remarquables, du commerce, foires franche, poids et mesures, etc. [...]. Tome second. Paris [L. Denis]; J. Pasquier 1774 12mo: [title]-307/688-[2] pp., 130 pl. and 1 folding map (sm. waterstain). Contemp. calf, gilt ornamented flat spine, marbled endpapers (joints weak, headbands missing, corners and edges rubbed). Second volume of this rare road atlas illustrated with an engraved title, 130 nicely coloured full-page maps, 1 large folding map "Carte de France qui contient généralement toutes les routes détaillés dans le Guide Royal 1774", 4 vignets and 2 culs-de-lampe. The work precedes Denis' famous later tourist guide "Le Conducteur français" (1776-1780). Ref. Brunet VI: 1252. - Fordham, p. 68. Prov. Libr. stamp.