Coming Down the Seine :: Robert Gibbings

Coming Down the Seine :: Robert Gibbings soon to be presented for sale on the excellent BookLovers of Bath web site!

London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1953, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Contains: Top edge dyed Red; Wood engravings; Chapter headpieces;

>From the cover: It is not surprising that Robert Gibbings, artist to his finger-tips, has chosen the Seine to follow Sweet Thames and his other river books. For the Seine comprises Paris, the natural heart of the artistic world. But when he undertook to navigate that quiet-sounding river, little did he dream what was in store for him, and the dangerous nature of his journey in a flimsy little boat on the flooded upper reaches of the river will be missed by none of his readers, despite his light-hearted way of describing it.

While Coming Down the Seine is more s…

Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded. Leans very slightly.

Red boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 217 pages. 8¾” x 5½”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I tempt you with something from my Travel catalogue?

Always buying books in the Bath & Bristol area…

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