Firenze: Sansoni Editore, 1981. Second. Quarto; VG/VG; black spine, white text; comes in slipcase (in VG condition); jacket has general shelfwear; boards are strong; textblock is clean; pp 637; in Italian; limited edition - No. 87 of 1000 copies. [Over-sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
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Milan: Paolo Carrara, 1910. first edition. thick quarto in 3/4 ivory and blue hardcovers; 5-band spine with gold letters on frame; VG; ex-libris plate on back cover; covers show some soiling around spine; strong binding; paper and edges heavily faded; text clean; filled with engravings and art reproductions in black and white; p. 405 has a small cut at bottom; pp. 636; in Italian; shelved in Arts (Italy) section; please contact us for shipping costs.
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1968. Small Quarto; pp 244; G/G-; black/gray pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges with few chips; cloth has mild shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; arts - Renaissance; inscribed by author;.
Roma: De Luca Editore, 1964. Octavo; VG-/G+; gray/black pictorial spine with dark blue text; dust jacket has shelf wear to exterior; very mild tone to flaps; mylar wrap; cloth shows slight smudges to exterior; slightly bumped fore tail corners; strong boards; text block edges have modest age toning; white sticker to front pastedown; light adhesive residue to fep; few ex-library markings inside; otherwise interior good; frontispiece; illustrated; pp 512; text in Italian.
Vianello Design. Item is a map puzzle of Venice, Italy. Most text is in Italian, French, English and German. Consists of complete set of 24 color drawings each on 31x24 centimeter rectangles that when assembled give you an illustrated map of Venice: Box contains all 24 tablets, each in good condition and free of any markings, along with a small pamphlet with a paragraph about Venice and instructions on how to assemble the map: Unpaginated: Oversized item. Due to size or weight restrictions, additional shipping may apply to international and expedited orders. Please see photos of item for details.
Milano: Fratelli Trevis, 1902. Large Octavo, , 289,  pages; VG; bound in publisher's Flexible vellum binding, gilt to front cover and spine, binding darkened, some edge-wear and soiling; original ties damaged; gift inscription to endpaper dated 1906; text in Italian; The text printed in black, the theatrical situations and initial letters in red; SEE ALL FIVE PHOTOS FOR DETAILS NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Roma [Rome]: Ermanno Loescher, 1874. 8vo., 606pp.; VG; spine black cloth, light blue label and black lettering; 3/4 bound, black cloth, light blue marbled boards; very mild foxing; newly rebound, very mild shelfwear; with 1 folding map of the Ancient Rome Vestigian Plant in excellent condition and 18 panels out of text engraved in steel, Views of: Piazza Colonna, Campidoglio, Roman Forum, Flavian Amphitheater called the Colosseum; Arch of Constantine; Basilica of St. John in Lateran; Basilica of St. Mary Major; Porta Maggiore; Foro Trajano; Piazza del Quirinale; etc. etc.; text in ITALIAN; shelved Italian language or under front counter.
New York: Putnam Books, 1853. first edition. 10mo in black hardcovers with burgundy spine and gold gilt; in good condition; some soiling on boards and fraying on spine; tiny bumps on corners; end pages discolored; frontispiece engraving; foxing on title page; edges dusty; text in tight print; contains: Claret and Olives, from the Garonne to the Rhone; Sicily: A Pilgrimage;.
London: Metheun & Co., 1904. First Edition. Folio; pp 102; G/no-DJ; green cloth hardcovers with gilt text and decorations to spine; cloth shows some soiling to exterior; minor fraying to fore corners; good binding; text block has some toning to exterior edges; slight shadow toning to few pages, mostly endpapers; mild cracking to front gutter; frontispiece with tissue guard; deckled edges; contains 42 illustrations, 5 of which in photogravure; tissue guards to images; some light foxing impact few plates; arts - Italian; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Prato: Nella Stamperia Vestri, 1830. 10mo, 195 pages; G-; quarter bound in dark green leather; spine with gilt text; gilt rules to spine; marbled boards; noticeable wear to edges and corners; sturdy boards; text block has slight foxing to exterior edges; interior shows slight foxing throughout; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; previous owner's name to ffep; Italian text; shelved Front Case.
Roma (Rome): Edizioni Quasar, 1980. first edition. NF-/NF-. Short folio (12 1/2" tall) in green cloth boards. Spine of DJ is white with text in black. In green cloth slipcase with color image to front and rear. No noticeable wear to boards and DJ, slipcase has light general shelf and edgewear. TEXT IN ITALIAN. Prev. owner's inscription to front endpage. Many photo images throughout, most in b&w, a few in color. 360 pp. Shelved FIRST ALCOVE.
Pavia, Italy: ca. 1900. Oblong octavo ephemera with green covers tied up with gold ribbon; in vinyl sleeve; VG; cover discolored and frayed around edges; cover page slightly foxed; contains 30 photographs of the monastery and cloister all in good condition; legends in Italian; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in wraparound bookcase next to 15's.
Venezia: Marsilio, 2002. Quarto; G; Paperback; Spine, brown and black with white print; Cover has mild edgewear, creased bottom fore corners, creases on spine, mild shelfwear; Text block has cocked spine, else clean and tight; At head of title: Comune di Roma, Assessorato alle Politiche Culturali, Sovraintendenza ai Beni Culturali; Exhibition: Roma, Mercati di Traiano, 28 settembre 2002 - 19 gennaio 2003; Text in Italian; 643 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w, color). [Shelf: Ancient & Classical Art] [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Hamburg: Friedrich Perthes, 1811. 18mo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards half bound with brown leather to spine/corners and marbled paper to boards, hinge tears at top and bottom of spine, spine caps and corners worn and tattering, mild shelfwear to paper; Text block has red-tinted edges, bookplate on front pastedown, corner stains on endpapers, slight foxing within, else clean and tight; Text in German, fraktur/gothic script; viii, 359 pages.
Milano, Italy: Silvana Editoriale, 2006. Quarto, 303 pages, VG-; paperback, gloss paper covers with flaps, spine maroon with white lettering: mild edgewear; mild staining to spine, lettering unaffected; very light age-toning/mild wear to text-block, small diagonal scratch to top; interior clean and replete with full-color graphics and plates of Renaissance wooden sculpture, with many works featuring the Madonna and Child; text in Italian; shelved Sculpture.
Florence: n.p., 1753. Octavo, 92 pages; G+; fully bound in brown leather, paneled spine has gilt tooling; binding has moderate shelf wear, with rubbing on both boards, has a small piece missing from the top of the spine, has bumping and fraying on the fore edge corners, has minor detachment along the sides of the spine; pages have occasional blotching; shelved Middle Room.
Trieste: 1857. first edition. set of two quartos in 3/4 brown moire and off-white hardcovers; gold letters on burgundy frame; VG; boards show some foxing and soiling; strong binding; paper faded and foxed; text in tight print; pp. 597 and 480; in Italian; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
Geneve: Musees D'Art et D'Histoire, 2003. Small Quarto; pp 584; G+/paperback; black spine with lavender and white text; covers have some rubbing wear to exterior; mild creases to spine; faux flaps; intact panels; text block has slight toning to interior edges; profusely illustrated; French text; arts - non Western; collections; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Prato: David Passigli, 1854. Large Octavo, , pages 743-1578; bound in quarter red calf, red cloth covered boards, paneled spine with gilt titling and stamping; mild rubbing and wear, primarily to extremities; with engraved title page and half-title to each part; small Janvier 1892 calendar pasted to the ffep; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
New York and London: Abbeville Press, Publishers, 1996. First Edition. Quarto, 472 pages; VG/VG-; light blue spine with white text; dust jacket has little wear to exterior edges; chip to front fore corner; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; remainder mark to exterior tail edge; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely; shelved front table.
London: The Medici Society, 1927. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, brown with gold print, raised bands; Boards in brown leather with gold decorative print, light wear to spine caps, hinges, and corners, mild cracking to leather on spine, else clean and strong; Text block has gilt top edge with stamped design, brown moire endpapers, brown ribbon marker, stiff color title page resembling the cover for a paperback volume along with standard title page, clean and tight; 161 pages, illustrated (sepia photographs).
New York: Brentano's Inc., 1927. Folio; good-/none; black spine, no text; watercolor label on front cover, with text in red; boards, shelf wear; bumping; 6" closed tears along upper portion of spine (both sides); binding shaken; text block, clean; toning starts; illustrations include B/W photos of streets of Naples and surrounding area, statuary, churches; full-page watercolor reproductions (with tissue protectors); 172pp. -----SHELVED UPSTAIRS-NEXT TO COPIER.
Napoli: Casa editrice Fausto Fiorentino, 1995. Octavo; 2 volumes + portfolio; Facsimile of edition originally published in Naples, 1945; VG; Hardcover; Container spine, brown cardboard; In cardboard box with paper label on front, clean and strong; Boards in cream cloth with green print, clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; “In occasione del ‘Settimo Congresso Scientifico degli Italiani’ ”— prelim. page; “Per il 150o anniversario del Congresso degli Scienziati”— prelim. page;"Per il Congresso degli scienziati a Napoli, 1845-1995”— prelim. page; “Napoli e sue vicinanze”— cover title; Text in Italian; 2 vols. (542 pages ; 602, xxii pages), illustrated (b&w plates) + 3 folded maps (b&w) in separate portfolio.
Leipsig: A.H. Payne, 1859. First. Quarto; Good condition hardcover; Leather spine with gilt lettering; Quarter bound in leather, marble boards; Boards show some wear on all sides; Edges and corners beginning to fray; Some bumping and bending; Binding shaken but sturdy; Pages are toned and spotted in places, slightly musty; Several black and white plates, as well as some beautifully tinted plates; Previous owner's bookplate and inked gift inscription. See all six photos for details Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. Book is shelf off the sales floor, in the upstairs office area Room B [Middle room].
Firenze [Florance]; Bologna: Pantheon; Apollo, 1930. First Limited Edition. Quarto., xii, 102pp., 120 plates; VG/VG-; dust jacket spine patterned red and tan with blue lettering on a cardboard stock; housed in a green slipcase, VG- with some stains, sturdy; paneled spine under dust jacket has caused some ripples in spine of dust jacket; minor bumping to corners, head and tail of spine, small rip to rear top of dust jacket; ; top edge of text block gilt, others have some age marks; this is one of a limited edition of 300 copies, as stated on the colophon, however the space where where the number should be is black; text in ITALIAN; heavy, please contact for shipping; [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates] Shelved in endcase near stairs on sales floor.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1906. First Edition. Octavo, 340 pages; VG; fully bound in red cloth, spine and front cover have profuse gilt lettering and tooling; binding has minor wear, with bumping and fraying at the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners, spine has minor rubbing; pages have gilt along the top edge, have minor age toning; profusely illustrated; shelved case 9.
London: Arthur Hall, Virtue & Co., 1853. Octavo; pp 200; Fair; blue spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; no jacket; cloth has noticeable wear to exterior; some wear to edges; chipping to spine edges; panels elaborated decorated in gilt; text block has top edge gilt; fore and tail edges shows some toning; broken hinges, as is; illustrated; foxing to few interior pages; frontispiece; previous owner's name to title page; arts - Drawings. SEE ALL FOUR IMAGES FOR DETAILS Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcase next to Ephemera section.
London: Methuen & Co., 1907. 12mo; G-; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, small tear to spine head, mild wear to corners and spine caps, bumps to fore edge, blemishes to front and to top edges, mild shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on front pastedown and penciled name on title page, tanning to endpapers, notation in pencil and ink throughout; ix, 422 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w) “with seventy-five illustrations and eleven maps” (some folded).
Firenze: Tipografia Borghi E Compagni, 1832. Volume Unico. Octavo; 1,097pp; full contemporary vellum gilt with red morocco label; old hand-soiling and minor warping; narrow inch-long paint drip on title label; "Rome, 1840" in ink on front end-paper; scattered mild foxing; contents very good throughout with several full page steel engravings.; Spine is thick; vellum with gilt decoration and title on red accent. Shelved in Allan's Office.
Milan; Venice: Edizioni Futuriste di "Poesia" 1913. Second Edition. 12mo; pp 253; VG-; green spine with gilt text; no jacket; library binding; cloth shows slight wear to exterior; ex-library markings to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight age toning; ex-library plate and markings inside; text in Italian.
Forli: Presso Luigi Bordandini, 1828. Octavo, , 409,  pages; VG: bound in quarter calf, marbled paper covered boards, paneled spine with gilt titling and stamping; mild rubbing and wear, primarily to extremities, some rubbing of the marbled paper; interior clean; two parts in one, with the second having a half-title; frontispiece portrait; shelved case 9.
New York: Stroefer and Kirchner, 1877. Folio; VG Hardcover; Brown leather bound and ornately gilt cover; Slight wear to front and back boards with worn corners; Mild rubbing to joints and chipping to head of spine; Age toning and foxing throughout; Contains 10 mounted sepia photographs of paintings; Scarce; Shelved Upstairs Middle Room.
Padova: Nicolo Zanon Bettoni, 1811. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Light brown spines with gold text on green panel; 12 Volumes; Boards are moderately sunned with some general rubbing on exterior & edges and lightly bumped corners, however panels have strong and intact orientation; Text blocks have repaired patch on title pages and some foxing on most pages as well as slight pencils on few pastedowns & end papers, pages have good bindings and slight wear on exterior edges; stamps on end papers; pp 3127. Italian text. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders. eb/nd.
Venice: Foundazione Giorgio Cini Istituto di Storia dell'Arte, 2003. Quarto: VG/G+: Off white spine with dark red text: DJ has general shelfwear, some dark smudges, remnants of a sticker on front bottom quarter, minor age toning: Boards are strong and clean, light bumping to head and tail of spine, bumping to corners, binding is tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages free of markings, folds or tears: Text is in ITALIAN: 515 pp. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Milano: A. Mondadori, 1927. Octavo; Fair; Hardcover; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, wear to spine caps and corners, bumped bottom corners, peripheral toning, else mild shelfwear; Text block has cracked hinges front and rear, intermittent spine breaks, embossed owner stamp on title page, marginal pencil notation throughout, front flyleaf and adjacent page and final two pages loose, paper age-toned and very brittle; Text in Italian; Inscribed in ink by the author on loose front endpaper; 253 pages.
Rome: Punctum Press, 2011. First Edition. Oblong octavo, unpaginated; VG/VG; spine pictorial, with white lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild shelf wear and scuffing; price uncut '€30.00'; signed flat by Stockdale at title page; profusely illustrated with full color photographs; facing text in English and Italian; pages clean; shelved Case 11.
Parigi: Baudry, Libreria Europea, 1840. 32mo., 4 volumes; VG; bound in uniform half brown leather with marbled boards, paneled spines with gilt tooling and titling; mild rubbing to boards; marbled text block and endpapers; bookseller sticker to front pastedowns; sparse pencil marginalia; name written on title pages; text in Italian; shelved case 0.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1935. First Thus. Octavo, 568 pages; VG-; full red library binding; spine with gilt lettering and Harvard seal; mild shelf wear and scuffing; corners bumped; mild wear to head and tail of spine; previous owner's name at front free end paper; text in Latin, with some English notes; pages clean; this is the only volume published of this work; shelved Case 9.
Arezzo: Michelle Bellotti, 1749. First Edition. Small, thick octavo in 1/2 ivory and green vellum with lettering on spine; VG; boards with moderate soiling and fraying with slightly bumped corners; strong binding; front and back end pages covered with inscriptions and signatures; title shows some soiling, not affecting text; external edges with green and red marble; paper generally soiled and foxed, but text very readable; tight print; page 17 is almost entirely detached; pp. 500; slight musty odor; in ITALIAN; shelved in Allan's Office.
New York: Brentano's, 1906. 1906 Reprint. Octavo, 2 vols.; VG-; contemporary full green leather bindings, with extensive gilt design; spines paneled, with gilt lettering and design; some shelf wear and soiling; vol. 1 front joint starting; upper edges of both vols. gilt; previous owner's bookplate at front pastedown of both vols.; uncut pages throughout; both vols. with black and white illustrations; pages clean; shelved above US History 1700s--A-F.