Fior Da Fiore Dalle Opere Di Dante

SKU: 020310
Regular price £120.00 GBP inc. VAT
Features a quotation from Dante for very day of the year. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to front. Elaborate gilt and black decoration to front and spine. Raised profile of Dante to front. Minor wear to edges. Spine slightly darkened. Decorative end pages. FEP has small label from previous book seller. Otherwise pages are clean. Light foxing to early pages, and occasional small signs of it throughout. Whole volume is beautifully decorated with floral borders to all the page. The title page has colourful decoration in blue and gold, in the style of an illuminated manuscript, as does the following page. In original cloth binding. In Italian, though first three pages have translations lightly pencilled in. A scarce volume. When securely packed this item will weigh in the region of 496g.(YBP Ref: 020310:15(2c))
  • Author: BARBERA, G (Ed)
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  • Condition: Good Plus
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  • Size: 12mo - over 63/4in - 73/4in tall
  • Binding: Hardcover
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  • Published Date: 1892
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  • Language: Italian