DANA ORCUT, William; BIAGI, Guido. The Book in Italy during the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries shown in Facsimile Reproductions from the Most Famous Printed Volumes

London, George G. Harrap & Company Limited, 1928.




£ 130


Folio. 220 (2) p., with 128 colour plates. “Edition limited to seven hundred and fifty copies for England, and twelve littered copies (not for sale) for the editor. No 396 of the English issue” (handwritten number). Ex libris of Chelsea Public Library on upper pastedown and several stamps throughout (unitrusive blind-tooled stamps, or small ink stamps). Quarter vellum and paper over boards, corners rubbed and bumped. Upper edge gilt. Large blind-tooled library stamp on front cover. A very good copy, clean and fresh internally.