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    Paris Guide Book Autographed by Samuel Colt. Titled: Calignani's New Paris Guidebook, the approximately 4-inch x 6-inch hardbound book is signed Sam'l Colt/Paris Nov 7th 1845. Sub-titled: A Plan for for Viewing Paris in a Week, approximately 760 pages. Signed again by Colt on publisher's edition page. Fold out maps and woodcuts. Green exterior boards, marbled overleaf. Condition: Fair. Heavy wear to edges of boards. Losses to upper left and lower right corners. Losses to first page which obscure publishing date. Interior pages have sharp edges but with scattered light brown spotting and staining throughout.



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