Sybil Fitzgerald / Augustine Fitzgerald - Naples painted and described; with 80 colour plates - 1904

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Sybil Fitzgerald / Augustine Fitzgerald - Naples painted and described; with 80 colour plates - 1904
History, Illustrated, Travels - Quantity: 1

Fully original edition - xii, 235 pp. + 80 plates in colour, each with printed protective tissue paper - decorated cloth binding.

Early, first edition from 1904 on Naples and its surroundings. With 80 attractive plates of buildings, views, the local population, also Pompeii, Paestum, the Amalfi coast and the islands.

Contents:
Preface, Naples, Capo di Monte, Past and present, Santa Lucia, The Neapolitan character, West of Naples, to Castellamare, Pompeii, Sorento, Amalfi, Paestum, Ischia, Capri.
List of Illustrations.

Condition: Fairly good; binding with discolouration, especially the spine and a narrow strip on the back cover. The back cover has been professionally restored. Binding and bookblock are good, pages with minimal foxing, plates and tissue papers are good.

For an overview of all plates see
historyarchive.org/works/books/naples-painted-and-described-1904.

Registered shipping.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Illustrated, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Sybil Fitzgerald / Augustine Fitzgerald
Book Title
Naples painted and described; with 80 colour plates
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1904
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
A & C. Black
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
235
Dimensions
23×16 cm
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