Capri

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  • SPLENDID FULL MOROCCO BY BAYNTUN
    The Story of San Michele. by MUNTHE, Axel
    MUNTHE, Axel
    The Story of San Michele.

    London: John Murray, 1936. Full morocco, 9 1/2 inches tall. A splendid full morocco presentation binding by Bayntun. With gilt raised bands and very fine gilt interlacing geometric tooling to the panels and boards. Very slight fading to the spine. Wide, decorated dentelles and all edges gilt. With a leather bookplate commemorating the opening of North Finchley Library in 1936. The first edition of the Illustrated Edition of this hugely popular work, set on the island of Capri and first published in 1929.

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