HUARD, Charles. New York Comme Je L'ai Vu. Paris: Eugene Rey, 1906.

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8vo. (8 ¼ x 6 ¾ in.; 21 x 17.1 cm.). 203 pp.  Attractively rebound in quarter purple morocco titled in gilt at the spine and marbled boards, with the original wraps bound in.  Green silk bookmark sewed in; hinges slightly relaxed.  

INSCRIBED BY CHARLES HUARD ON THE TITLE PAGE, WITH A DETAILED INK DRAWING OF A POLICEMAN.  Huard's book is a veritable treasure trove of glimpses of New York scenery and city life at the beginning of the 20th century, WITH MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED IMAGES faithfully and perceptively recorded by a highly accomplished artist, acute observer and witty raconteur.  Note: original drawings for the book also available. # 001033