Riveting stuff

It is one of those brilliantly simple publishing ideas: take Gustave Eiffel’s big book on his celebrated tower, and reissue it in facsimile, with un peu d’histoire as an introduction – La Tour de 300 metres is out in a new edition by Taschen at £70.

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