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Paul Haynes Rare Books
Stand
68

Norvins, MM de; Nodier, Ch.; Dumas, Alex.; Didier; Walcknaer; Legouvé; Royer; Berlioz; De Beauvoir; Auger.

Italie Pittoresque. Tableau Historique et Descriptif de l’Italie, Due Piémont, de la Sardaigne, De Malte, De la Sicile et de la Corse

Norvins, MM de; Nodier, Ch.; Dumas, Alex.; Didier; Walcknaer; Legouvé; Royer; Berlioz; De Beauvoir; Auger.

Italie Pittoresque. Tableau Historique et Descriptif de l’Italie, Due Piémont, de la Sardaigne, De Malte, De la Sicile et de la Corse Chez Amable Costes. Paris. 1836/1837

Description

Two volumes. Quarto.
Premier Partie: viij, 56, 16, 48, 28, 48, 24pp. Engraved half title, title, section titles, folding map (slightly soiled to proud edge), 51 copper engraved plates (as listed in tables des matières et indication des figures);
Deuxieme Partie: 136, 80, 64, 64pp. Title, section titles, 84 copper engraved plates (as listed in tables des matières et indication des figures, plus one), folding map.
Contemporary quarter calf & shagreen. Spines in six, gilt lettering and decoration. Marbled endpapers. All edges blue. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Abrasion to shagreen on lower boards. Crisp and bright, occasional light foxing to text.

Price

£400.00