Book Description

Wyld’s New Plan of Paris: its Forts, Fortifications and Defences published by James Wyld, London September 13th 1870. On folding line in 21 sections, size 84 by 60 cm. Scale 1;25,000. Some colour. Also titled Wyld’s Plan of the Fortifications of Paris, showing the Forts, Communications and Horizontal Curves of the Ground from a Survey published by the Prefect of the Department of the Seine. Heights shown by contours. A detailed snapshot of Paris at a fascinating period of history. Folds into original boards with the Wyld label to front. Vg to Mint condition.
Author Wyld
Date 1870
Binding Linen backed map in boards
Publisher 1870
Condition VG to Mint

Price: £375.00

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