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D’Ormesson, Jean (and others)

Grand hotel. The golden age of palace hotels. An architectural and social history.

London, J.M.Dent & Sons Ltd 1984.

Reference: 11798
Price: £50 [convert currency]

Full Description

Folio. 272pp, 416 photo ills (some colour or tinted). Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper. No ownership inscription, but Prof. John House’s copy.

Extensive pictorial record of grand hotels between the last quarter of the nineteenth century and 1940. The illustrations are what matters, but there are accompanying essays by David Watkin and others.