André Balland, France, 1969. Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good Minus. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 172 pages. Hardback with scarlet cloth boards and titles in blue and white to spine and cover, in very good minus condition. Front and rear pastedowns have bubbled up a little, as the paper was not smoothed down during the printing process. Dustjacket in good condition, featuring two photographs on front and rear covers. Spine sunned, but title still legible. Top front edge has a piece torn out (4 x 2 cm) and further chipping along top, including the spine. Back cover also chipped at top and a small tear at vertical tear at bottom (2 cm) and a crease of 11 cm. Preface is followed by black and white plates taken a century ago juxtaposed with a current black and white photo taken in 1969, with descriptive text to the left on each set of pages. Historic photographs taken by Atget, Bayard, Beissein, Daguerre, Desprez, Fortier, Gossin, Jouvin, Lamy, Pasteur, Pector, Regnault, Robert, Rousset. In French. A heavier item which may incur extra postage. 31 x 25 Cm.