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Cover title: Nagel's chateaux of the Loire: travel guide. Description: , 10 pages maps (some folded, some color) 17 cm. Series Title: Nagel travel guide series. Other Titles: Nagel's chateaux of the Loire. Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series). Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. Text in French. 16 mo, 6 1/4" tall, pages + 2 fold-out maps, map endpapers, gilt titles on red cloth. A very good, clean neat and sturdy hard cover overall with moderate shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. In a good, clean dust jacket with several short edge tears and wear at the fore-tips. Seller Inventory # About this Item: Nagel Publishers, New York, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good -. VIII - pp. With index, map endpapers, 24 maps in colour and 14 maps in b&w. Light wear to edges and corners, a few light marks on boards, slight fraying at spine ends, pages yellowed, stitching showing at half-title page, a few light marks on first few pages, else VG-.
Nagel Travel Guide Series: Scandinavia Volume 49 of Nagel Travel Guide Series: Publisher: McGraw-Hill, Original from: Pennsylvania State University: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. About this Item: Nagel Publishers, Geneva, Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Appears First. pp., index. 31 maps in color, 61 maps in black and white, large fold-out map of Germany in rear is detatched from book and is torn, missing a small piece. Small map of Germany in front end-papers. Cover slightly worn at edges. The world-famous châteaux of the Loire attract hundreds of thousands of visitors every year. In this book, the photographer Robert Polidori has captured more than seventy of them in unique pictures. He depicts the Château of Blois in its imposing beauty, the original fortifications in Chinon and Angers, and the magnificent s: The Châteaux of the Loire Valley (French: Châteaux de la Loire) are part of the architectural heritage of the historic towns of Amboise, Angers, Blois, Chinon, Montsoreau, Nantes, Orléans, Saumur, and Tours along the Loire River in illustrate Renaissance ideals of design in France.. The châteaux of the Loire Valley number over three hundred, ranging from practical fortified.
The Loire valley and its chateaux have charmed visitors for centuries. Their ornate architecture, elaborate decoration, and lavishly planted gardens, were designed to impress. They became the playgrounds of the French nobility and ultimately contributed to their downfall. About this Item: Nagel Publishers, Geneva, Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Appears First. pp., index. 31 maps in color, 61 maps in black and white, large fold-out map of Germany in rear is detatched from book and is torn, missing a small piece. Itinerary for Châteaux of the Loire, from the leading specialist in cultural tours. Call +44 (0)20 to find out more. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.