JOUDOU, Jean Baptiste Marie. Guide du voyageur aux bains de Bagnères, Barèges, St Sauveur et Cauterez.
Paris, Lerouge, 1819.
12mo (170x100 mm), xii-324 pages and 5 engravings (including the map of Hautes-Pyrénées). binding : Contemporary full sheep, gilt flat spine, title in gilt on lettering-piece. Pages 299 to 302 almost unbound. Head of spine worn.
"Second edition, very revised and illustrated. Rare. Very sought after. Important work devoted to Bagnères-de-Bigorre in the romantic era. Some very rare copies, are dated 1819, in this case, the typography of the pages of false title and the title is different from that of the undated print, and the back of the false title is marked: De l'Imprimerie de Lefébure, rue de Bourbon, N ° 11". (Les Amis du livre pyrénéen).
provenance: Bookplate from Etienne Jean François d'Aligre (1770-1847).
Price : 350 €