Book #26767

La Divina Commedia Or The Divine Vision Of Dante Alighieri In Italian & English

Mario Casella, H. F. Cary

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: Limited Edition
Size: Small Folio; iv, 324, [4] pages
Publisher: London: Nonesuch Press, 1928.

One of 1475 numbered copies, this one being number 546. An rather clean, bright and pleasing copy in orange colored vellum, lettered and designed in gilt. No fading to spine and no warping. With 42 illustrations, measuring each about 18 1/2 by 12 1/2 inches, that have been reproduced in Berlin and Rome from earlier drawings by Sandro Boticelli. This edition has been printed on Van Gelder paper. The text has been printed in Volume is housed In a double layered slip-case; wrap around stiff boards in quarter leather slip-case.

The preeminent contribution to Italian literature by Dante Alighieri (ca.1265-1321) , poet, writer, and political thinker. Dante's travels through Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise or Heaven;.

Price: $2,900.00