The Decameron The Modell of Wit, Mirth, Eloquence and Conversation

By: Boccaccio, John

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Full dark red leather, spine in six compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, elaborate gilt decoration and borders on both covers, red moire silk endpapers, a.e.g., printed on archival paper, silk ribbon marked bound in, Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. Translated into English anno. 1620, with an Introduction by Edward Hutton and illustrated with B&W woodcut engravings in the Renaissance manner by Fritz Kredel. . The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, unread, tight, square, and clean. AS NEW. . The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written Series. Fine Binding. B&W woodcut engravings. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. xxi, 536 pp

Title: The Decameron The Modell of Wit, Mirth, Eloquence and Conversation

Author Name: Boccaccio, John

Illustrator: Illustrated by Fritz Kredel

Categories: Rare, Antiquarian, and Collectible Books, Erotica, Novels, Poetry & Literature, Fine Bindings,

Edition: Collector's Edition. First Printing

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1980

Binding: Leather

Book Condition: As New with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 23851

Keywords: History Leather Classics Literature; Fiction; Erotica Easton Press Fine Binding