Port-Louis - Deux Siecles D'Histoire (1735-1935)
Comit? publi? de la Ville du Port-Louis / Comit? des Souvenirs Historiques / Soci?t? Royale des Arts et des Sciences de I'Ile Maurice. 1936, First Edition. Hardcover. 517 pages (complete). In French throughout. At some stage the book has been rebound. Original covers have been retained within. Half-leather binding and boards. The boards are worn, scuffed. The leather corners and spine have wear, marks. They are benign. Five ridges on the spine. Demure gilt titling. They are sound. Marbled end papers. The book has been inscribed to (Fr. ?) Bernard Cooney : ". From his friends of Mauritius May the 20th /36". 40 signatures of eminent Mauritians follow. The contents are comfortable, mellowed. The pages are mild, noble. There is some foxing here and there. The pages are kindly, clean, clear, devoted, diligent, patrician and benevolent. An agreeable book. fk. Very Good/No Jacket.
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