Inside Paris: Discovering the Period Interiors of Paris
125 photographs, 100 in color, accompanied by a brief text that identifies each building, its architect, current tenants, notable features, interesting historical notes. A lavish presentation. Includes a gazetteer listing addresses of buildings, many of which are open to the public. No bibliography. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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