Dante Alighieri - La Vita Nuova - 1916

Description
Dante Alighieri - La Vita Nuova - 1916
Illustrated, Literature - Quantity: 1 - Other - see description - Book

"La Vita Nuova" by Dante Alighieri, translated by Dante Gabriel Rossetti and pictured by Evelyn Paul

George Harrap, London - 1916 first UK edition - unpaginated, 20cmx15cm - blind stamped and a contoured bust of Dante in relief, in leather and beautiful tooled leather eaf borders with brass plates to each of the 4 borders, spine has title, decorated bands and motifs - condition: very good, minor rubbing to boards, internally clean and complete.

A beautiful copy of this very interesting edition of La Vita Nuova, especially known for its relief leather binding, and interesting illustrations.

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Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Illustrated, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Dante Alighieri
Book Title
La Vita Nuova
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1916
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Leather
Extras
Other - see description
Number of pages
0
Dimensions
20×15 cm
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