The Communists of Paris 1871 - Types, Physiognomies, Characters, with Explanatory Text descriptive of each Design written expressly for this Edition by An Englishman, Eye-witness of the scenes and Events of that Year

By: Bertall

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Illustrated dk red boards, rather worn; a trifle marked; gilt titling and illustration on front still very bright. Front and rear boards detached, but present; backstrip missing. Textblock very intact. Gilt foredges. Owner's name on front pastedown and title page, only 36 of the called for 40, hand-coloured plates present. An interesting contemporary, satirical look (by a French Artist) at the Paris Commune and its communards, which emerged in the aftermath of the 1871 Franco-Prussian War. English text.; 4to (10" x 12"); Unpaginated pages

Title: The Communists of Paris 1871 - Types, Physiognomies, Characters, with Explanatory Text descriptive of each Design written expressly for this Edition by An Englishman, Eye-witness of the scenes and Events of that Year

Author Name: Bertall

Categories: French History,

Publisher: London, Buckingham and Co: 1873

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 26868

Keywords: french history franco-prussian war paris commune third republic,