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(Paris) Street, Julian. Paris a la Carte.

Illus. with plates in black and white by May Wilson Preston. Red cloth, pictorial cover label. Second Edition, Revised. NY: John Lane, 1912.
An absolutely charming guide to the best restaurants in Paris at the turn-of-the-last-century. Given attention are Maxim's, Fysher's Cabaret (and other after-hours destinations in Montmartre), the Pre Catalan, Restaurant Lavenue, Cafe Laperouse and other literary cafes and restaurants, the Cafe de Paris, and numerous others. The glory of Paris' pre-WWI clubs, cafes, and restaurants are brought to life by Street in this wonderful book. Near fine.



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