B. Arthaud, 1951, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, First, Illustrated By: Photographic
list of illustrations and a small bibliography. The text is illustrated with 54 photographs. At the rear of the book there is a double fold out showing the development of the inner enceinte and the different building campaigns (surveys made by Mr Pierre Embry). Photographic card cover with white coloured titles to the front panel and green coloured titles to the backstrip. A tourist guide from the early 1950s of the French Medieval city of Carcassonne. Giving a small history of the city, and, then a relatively detailed survey of the various points of interest and there date of building and "most remarkable characteristics". The book is showing its age, but nevertheless it is being remarkably sturdy shape. Creasing and rubbing to the book corners and rubbing to the book edges and panels. Sunning to the backstrip with a few foxing spots to the front book panel. Browning of the textblock pages and of the pages themselves. There it is a crease to the lower left-hand corner of the rear panel and to the last page. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 89,  pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Travel & Places; France; Inventory No: 0117317.