Paris: Contet, 1920. 307 black & white plates, loose as issued in original publisher's cloth-backed marbled board portfolios with green cloth spines and ties. Each elephant portfolio of plates has essays by leading specialists on the historic and architectural background of the featured buildings. No plates are missing from the volumes present. Paris: Contet, 1919-1920. The plates are very good, though the bindings are quite rough and partially broken. Monumental photographic survey of the architecture of the grand hotels of Paris.