Les Beaux Pays
Publisher: Nicholas Kaye. Country: United Kingdom. Date: 1951-63.
by Eugene Susini
London, Nicholas Kaye, 1961 (Les Beaux Pays series).
Hardback with dust wrapper.
LES BEAUX PAYS (NICHOLAS KAYE)
Series Note: This series of travel books/coffee table books was published by Nicholas Kaye Limited, 194-200 Bishopsgate, London, W2.
"This series has gained an international reputation by the beauty of its illustrations and the high standard of production, allied to authority of text." (Source: The White Road Westwards by BB. London, Nicholas Kaye, 1961.)
"This excellent series of travel books" - The Observer.
The series name, Les Beaux Pays, means "The Beautiful Countries" or "The Beautiful Lands" in French.
A magnificent and extensive series named Les Beaux Pays was earlier published in France by Arthaud [A. Arthaud]. Titles from that series were translated into English for this Nicholas Kaye series and also into other European languages (e.g. Spanish) published by other publishers on the Continent.
Format: Hardback with dust wrapper. Each volume contains about 250 pages and 200 heliogravure plates.
Arranged alphabetically by title
Source of above list:
Back plate of dust panel of The White Road Westwards by BB. Illustrated by BB. London, Nicholas Kaye. 1961. 1st edition.
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