In this facsimile edition, Sasek’s brilliant, vibrant illustrations have been meticulously preserved and remain true to his vision. With the passing of time facts have been updated where applicable in the back of each book.
A perfect souvenir with timely and nostalgic appeal, this book has an elegant, classic look and delightful narrative that will charm both children and their parents, many of whom will remember them from their own childhood.
This is Paris, first published in 1959, brings Paris, one of the most exciting cities in the world, to life. There are famous buildings, beautiful gardens, cafes, and the Parisians-artists, concierges, flower girls, and even thousands of cats. Take a tour along the banks of the Seine, through the galleries of the Louvre, and to the top of the Eiffel Tower.