Franco Maria Ricci - lotto n. 3 titoli di FRM Coll. Guide Impossibili - 1986

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Franco Maria Ricci - lotto n. 3 titoli di FRM Coll. Guide Impossibili - 1986
Art (general), Curio & ephemera, Literature, Photography, Religion - Quantity: 3

Franco Maria Ricci 3 books, collection Le Guide Impossibili Lusso (Quivera - Nueva Espana - Wingandacoa) FRM

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Lot of 3 books of the luxury collection Le Guide Impossibili, as follows:

1) Suriname
ovvero avventure nella Guyana olandese alla caccia di schiavi fuggiaschi e di insetti tropicali

Texts by:
Martine Buysschaert, Jules Michelet, G. Verschuur, James G. Stedman

218 pages of which 1 folded
20 colour plates applied by hand, 3 colour reproductions
26 x 17 cm
Edition 5000 copies
Laid ivory paper
Black “Orient” silk binding, with colour label and gold tooling
The volume was printed in Milan by printer Giampaolo Steffenini

Colophon: "Questo volume è stato impresso a Milano nel mese di Luglio 1992 presso la stamperia del Signor Giampaolo Steffenini sotto la direzione di Franco Maria Ricci. I caratteri usati sono i bodoniani. Le fotolito sono del Signor Piero Storti. La carta a mano vergata è stata fabbricata alla forma tonda nelle Cartiere Miliani di Fabriano. Quest'esemplare appartiene alla prima tiratura limitata a 5000 copie numerate."

2) Anahuac
ovvero la Conquista del Messico

Texts by:
Alessandra Corrias, Pietro Corsi, Hernán Cortés

208 pages of which 2 folded
16 hand-applied colour plates on full and double page, 1 reproduction
26 x 17 cm
Edition 5000 copies
Laid ivory paper
Black “Orient” silk binding, with colour label and gold tooling
The volume was printed in Milan by printer Giampaolo Steffenini

Colophon: "Questo volume è stato impresso a Milano nel mese di Gennaio 1994 presso la stamperia del Signor Giampaolo Steffenini sotto la direzione di Franco Maria Ricci. Le fotolito sono dovute a Bassoli Olivieri Prestampa di Milano. I caratteri usati sono i bodoniani. La carta a mano vergata è stata fabbricata alla forma tonda nelle Cartiere Miliani di Fabriano. Quest'esemplare appartiene alla prima tiratura limitata a 5000 copie numerate."

3) Indiania
Ovvero il paese delle ombre rosse

Texts by:
Emile de Girardin, George Catlin, Louis-Laurent Simonin, Martine Buysschaert, Nancy Anderson

288 pages of which 1 folded
22 hand-applied colour plates on full and double page, 1 colour reproduction on double page
26 x 17 cm
Edition 5000 copies
Laid ivory paper
Black “Orient” silk binding, with colour label and gold tooling
The volume was printed in Milan by printer Franco Levi

Le grandi praterie dei Pellirosse: un mare d'erba solcato da miriadi di bisonti, sparute tribù di Piedi Neri, ansimanti locomotive e cigolanti carretti con i dipinti di George Catlin.


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Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
3
Subject
Art, Curio & ephemera, Literature, Photography, Religion
Author/ Illustrator
Franco Maria Ricci
Book Title
lotto n. 3 titoli di FRM Coll. Guide Impossibili
Condition
As new
Publication year oldest item
1986
Edition
1st Edition
Language
Italian
Publisher
FMR - Franco Maria Ricci
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
Other
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