Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Old New Orleans: A History of the Vieuz Carré, Its Ancient and historical Buildings

New Orleans: Harmanson, 1955. Twelfth printing. Softcover. Lg. octavo. 146,[2]pp. Original illustrated wraps. "The most complete and first authentic book on the French Quarter...The purpose of this book is to present as accurate and as true a record of places and traditions in the Vieux Carré as has been possible to compile from painstaking research, and is designed for whoever may be as interested in the origin of facts as in the facts themselves." Illustrated with b/w reproductions of etchings. B/w fold-out map in rear. Lacking color map. Age wear, sunning and creasing on wraps, small closed tear on bottom edge of front wrapper. Top edge of few leaves slightly creased. Signature of previous owner in pencil on title-page. Wraps in good-, interior in very good condition. Menu of restaurant Antoine, as well as ten unused color and b/w postcards of New Orleans, laid-in. g. Item #26741

Price: $45.00

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