Paris, France: L'Illustration, 1923. Hardcover. Oversized two volume set bound in burgundy leather with gilt lettering. Both volumes have a bw illustrated title page with red and black lettering. Volume 1 has VI bw plates followed by 4 unnumbered pages, 660 pp, profusely illustrated in bw and color with several mounted illustrations. Volume 2 pagination continues through page 1311, fold out bw and color illustrated map in rear. Good (heavy wear to leather boards with pieces of spine missing; age toning, several mounted plates are unglued but all plates appear to be present. Light foxing to block. Pages are otherwise clear.). Item #186460
Text is in French. The War Album: Photographic and documentary history, reconstituted chronologically using photographs and drawings published by "L'Illustration" from 1914 to 1921; expanded edition of unpublished documents and including many color reproductions, as well as a summary text constituting a true "Precis d'Histoire."