[Nouveau plan de Paris]. Nouveau plan de Paris divisé en 20 arrondissements méthode Zugenbuhler.

Paris, Lamour for A. Bernard, 1865.

Small 8vo. Lithographed folding plan of Paris in original hand-colour. Several wood-engraved views of landmarks. Contemporary marbled boards with red title label.


A pocket-sized plan of Paris and its 20 districts, each coloured separately in four colours, showing the capital in the midst of Haussmann's radical renovation. Includes railway lines leading into the city and the surrounding forts, as well as illustrations of important landmarks, including the Louvre, the Palais du Luxembourg, Notre Dame, the Château de Vincennes and Père Lachaise. Also provides indices of street names and their positions on the map in the left and right margins.

Some signs of use, small tears in the top and bottom margins, extremeties a little rubbed. From the library of the Viennese collector Werner Habel, with his signed and stamped ownership, dated 1982, to front pastedown.

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