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Ten Days at Monte Carlo at the Bank's Expense

£40.00

Product description

This turn of the 19th century book combines a travel and cycle touring guide to the South of France and Monte Carlo, with detailed advice on gambling strategies, and personal anecdotes of the author's experiences and a foldout map of the bicycle rides. The pseudonymous author is identified only as V.B. There are thirty pages of contemporary advertisements before and after the main text. Published by William Heinemann in 1898.

Good used condition, commensurate with age. Decorated red cloth binding, with some wear to the back board , and some fading to the spine.

Item details

Author(s):
V B
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
16mo - 6-7
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
182
Publisher:
William Heinemann
Title:
Ten days at Monte Carlo at the Bank's Expense

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About this item

This turn of the 19th century book combines a travel and cycle touring guide to the South of France and Monte Carlo, with detailed advice on gambling strategies, and personal anecdotes of the author's experiences and a foldout map of the bicycle rides. The pseudonymous author is identified only as V.B. There are thirty pages of contemporary advertisements before and after the main text. Published by William Heinemann in 1898.

Good used condition, commensurate with age. Decorated red cloth binding, with some wear to the back board , and some fading to the spine.

Author(s):
V B
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
16mo - 6-7
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
182
Publisher:
William Heinemann
Title:
Ten days at Monte Carlo at the Bank's Expense

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