DELIGHTFUL FULL RED MOROCCO
DANTE (Durante degli Alighieri) ~ Vita Nuova.
London, Rome & Paris: Doleman, Merle & Amyot, c.1860
Full morocco, 3.75 inches tall. A delightful little volume superbly bound by Leighton of Brewer St. with raised bands, tiny and intricate gilt tooling to the panels, label and dentelles. All edges gilt. Slightly foxed engraved frontispiece. A charming edition of this 13th century classic in the original Italian.