Roma: De Luca Editore, 1985. Quarto; G+/no-DJ paperback w/ faux dust jacket flaps; Gray spine with light gray text; Covers have rubbed exterior and corners due to handling, age toning along spine & rear edges, slight edge wear, overall covers show moderate wear; Text block is lightly age toned & unmarked; Front cover appears to be cracking slightly from binding; pp 130.
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Firenze: tipografia Giuntina, 1957-1963. First Edition Thus. Octavo; seven individually bound pamphlets in wraps printed in red and black and individually titled; each with several black and white plates bound at rear; minor dust-soiling and handling grime; individual titles include Mostra Documentaria E Iconografica... 1) Di Palazzo Vecchio; 2) Della Fabbrica Degli Uffizi; 3) Di Firenze Al Tempo Di Dante; 4) Di Palazzo Pitti E Giardino Di Boboli; 5) Degli Antichi Ponti Di Firenze; 6) Degli Aspetti Di Vita Privata Fiorentina Nel Trecento; 7) Del Palazzo Del Podesta (Bargello). [Spine; seven individual pamphlets; spines unmarked]. [Note: A. S. Con Bedini].
Livorno: Di Paola Fabbrini, 1941. 210/250. Quarto; pp 22; Poor/no-DJ; missing spine, as is; black text to front; slight foxing to boards; this is number 210 of 250 limited copies; fraying head edge; boards show noticeable age toning toward edges; chipped spine and spine edges; slight spotting to spine; portion towards head edge; fraying to tail edges; text block has slight yellow toning toward page edges; profusely illustrated with color and black and white plates; slight foxing to first and last few pages; cracking to gutters; frontispiece; arts - biography; German and Italian texts.
Roma: De Luca Editore, 1984. Small Quarto; G+/no-DJ paperback w/faux flaps; Gray spine with light gray text; Covers have rubbing along corners/edges and slightly on exteriors with smudging & creases along spine from handling, lightly sunned & slight discoloration at upper front cover, possibly from moisture; Text block seems to have slight age toning overall, however pp are unmarked; ffrep has blue ink owner's stamp; pp 303.
Venice: Francesco Toss, 1796. early edition. 12mo rebound in dark brown marble hardcovers with 4-bands leatherette spine and gold letters (date at bottom of spine indicates 1706 as opposed to 1796 date of publication); minimal soiling and shelf wear on boards; strong binding; purple marble end pages; woven paper with only slight fading; contains 25 folded plates of detailed architectural descriptions, and other engravings throughout, one of them with small cut at bottom edge; page 190 has a small crease; text tight, in Italian; first published in 1792; shelved in Case # 10.
Torino: Ferrari Succ. Zoppi, Editore, 1940. 12mo; pp 563; G-/paperback; sunned beige spine with black text; blue covers have soiled exterior; sticker to front; chip to front head fore edge; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; slight cracking to front gutter; illustrated; Italian text;.
Torino, Italy: Umberto Allemandi &Co. 1992. 10th Edition. Hardcover Large Imperial Octavo; VG/VG; DJ is clean with general shelf ware: rubbing and scratches on front and back covers, rubbing, chipping and/or creasing on corners and edges; Boards show bumping on top right corners of front and back boards, spine slightly cocked; Text block is lightly age toned but clean, text and illustrations legible and clear; pp 453.
Bologna: Tipi Sassi Nelle Spaderie, 1852. Thin Large Octavo; Fair/no-DJ; Tan spine with brown text; Boards have 2 inch open tear at front tail edge, tear along spine, foxing & smudges on exterior with light staining on front near spine edge and moderate edge wear, light writing at front head edge; Text block has darkened due to age, front pastedown is cracking slightly from binding at hinge and light foxing on pages throughout, moisture staining on lower fore edge; pp 137. Italian language.
Italy: Grafis, 1997. Softcover Quarto; VG; Covers show minor shelf ware, mild rubbing on corners and edges; Text block lightly age toned but clean, text and illustration legible and clear; pp 262. Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates.
Milano: A. Scrocchi. 16mo; 2 volumes; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue or red without print; Boards in blue (vol. 1) or red (vol. 2) cloth with pastedown photograph, wear to edges and spine caps, mild shelfwear; Text block pages are accordion-style presentation of b&w captioned photographs with explanatory text on verso of each card in Italian, French, English, and German; 2 volumes, 32 photos each, keyed map on endpapers.
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 Case # 3.
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.
Rome: late 1800s. Long, thick quarto in ivory and gold hardcovers with gilt all around; in good condition; set of 26 thick plates with a 10" X 8" photograph on each side; all are images of Rome's monuments and major sites, including the Vatican; tiny legends in Italian; boards show some soiling and are slightly bowed upwards; plates are thwarted upwards; first two plates show heavy soiling not affecting photographs; front and end pages are torn; shelved top of Case 0; please contact us for shipping costs; BB consignment.
Boston: L.C. Page & Company, 1902. 12mo; G/no-DJ; Beige spine with gilt text; 2 volumes; Cloths have sunned spines and head edges v. 1 has light moisture staining along front joint going towards rear panel and rear tail edge as well as lightly on rear panel of v. 2, otherwise slight edge wear with strong & sturdy panels; Text blocks have lightly age toned exterior edges with previous owner's name on front pastedowns and light moisture staining at tail edges of first few pages of both volumes, binding is good; pp 479. Shelved in aisle 7.
Berlino: Ridolfo Decker, 1862. Quarto. 725 pages; G+ condition; bound in red leather, paneled spine with gilt lettering and tooling; boards have double-ruled borders, inner gilt dentelles, single gilt edge-roll; top edge of text block gilt; marbled endpapers; front board loose but present; frontispiece with tissue-guard; small scrapes to front board; scraping along lower edge of boards; mild shelfwear, primarily to corners, hinges; astrological map pasted on second front free endpaper; text in ITALIAN; Shelved on bookshelf near stairs on sales floor Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s).
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1973. Octavo; G-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, edgewear, shelfwear, toning to spine, price-clipped; Boards in black cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps, slight tear at front top edge; Text block has mild spotting to edges, mild amount of penciled marginal notation throughout; xiv, 410 pages.
Milano: Gallimard/Electa, 1991. Small quarto; pp 387; G/G; black spine with red text; slipcase shows moderate wear to exterior; intact panels; dust jacket is mylar; slight foxing to exterior; previous bookshop's sticker to rear; cloth shows light sunning to exterior; light foxing to front; strong boards; some rubbing to edges; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; French text;.
Venezia: Press Antonio Zatta, 1772. First Edition. Text entirely in Italian. Includes 3 of 4 Volumes; I, II, IV. Quarto; VG-/no-DJ hardcover; Brown spine with gold text; Boards strong, moderate surface rubbing, light scuffing; Textblock age-toned, has some slight moisture damage, some staining/foxing on several pages, lighter to exterior edges; Bindings strong. SHELVED IN FIRST RIGHT-HAND BOOKCASE IN AISLE 10. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Milano, Napoli: Riccardo Ricciardi Editore. Thick Octavo; VG/no-DJ; Tan spine with gold text in a blue box; Boards have minor shelf wear and slightly rubbed corners,otherwise very strong and sturdy panels; Text block has slight wear along exterior edges with clean pages inside, tight binding; pp 1244. Italian language.
Milano: Riccardo Ricciardi Editore, 1954. Octavo; VG/G+; Hardcover with DJ in slipcase; Spine, tan with black print; Slipcase, plain cardboard, tears to top and bottom edges, bumps to rear corners, slight spotting; DJ has small stains and spotting on spine, mild edgewear; Boards in tan cloth with gold print, clean and strong; Textblock clean and tight, gold ribbon marker, tan-tint to top edge; Text in Italian; xxv, 1253 pages.
Ginevra-Milano: Skira, 2004. Quarto; VG/Hardcover; Black spine with white text; Moderate shelf wear to covers, rubbing along surfaces, minor bumping at corners, creasing along spine, boards are strong and clean; binding solid,[SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY ARNALDO POMODORO] on front free end page; Text block clean, in Italian and English language, Vivid color illustrations; 60 pp [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping may be unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Milano: 1966. Large Octavo; VG-/G+; Slipcase have moderately age toned with unglued top; Dust jackets have slightly sunned exterior, most notably on spine with peeling label on spine of v. 1 and lightly rubbed spine edges, but fully intact; Boards have slightly sunned spines with strong panels; Text blocks have slightly age toned edges with light pencil in v. 1 with tight binding; pp 973. Arts- European. Italian language. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Electa Editrice. Thick Small Quarto; G+/G; Black/gray spine with white text; Dust jacket has lightly sunned head edge, slight rubbing on exterior & at corners with minor edge wear; Cloths have sunned edges and spine, but otherwise panels are clean & sturdy; Text block is lightly age toned exterior edges with clean pages, slight cracking along binding on pp 8-9, light pencil toward front & middle of text; pp 393. Italian language.
Venezia: Marsilio Editori, 2011. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ paperback; Magenta spine with yellow & white text; Covers have slight shelf wear with clean and sturdy panels, sticker on rear; Text block shows minor wear due to age on exterior with clean and tight binding, sticker on last page; pp 270. Italian text.
London: Riccardo Bancker, 1791. Set of 9 small octavos in 3/4 burgundy and beige moire hardcovers with gold gilt on spine; VG; boards with moderate soiling or shelf wear; strong binding; ex-libris small sticker and previous owner's name; paper slightly foxed and discolored; text clean, in Italian; dusty edges; altogether in good condition; first edition of Bandello's novels were published in 1554; shelved above Sociology; please contact us for shipping costs.
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1988. Second Printing, Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Grey spine with red and blue text; Moderate shelf wear to dust jacket, blemishes and rubbing along dust jacket front and rear surfaces; Light shelf wear to boards, minor spotting on board covers otherwise strong, binding solid, previous owner's inscription on front free end page; Remainder mark along text block exterior, ink pen underlining primarily ch 10, otherwise text block clean; 297 pp.
Milan, Italy: Istituto Editoriale Italiano (Italian Editorial Institute), 1971. Hardcover Quarto; VG; DJ shows general shelf ware, age tone and sunning , creasing, rubbing and bumping on corners, closed tears on head edge of spine; Text block age toned but clean, text and plates legible and clear; pp 539. Additional cost for items referred for expedited/international shipping or that are greater than 4 Lbs. Please contact shipping department for details.
Milano, Italy: Instituto Editoriale Italiano ( Editorial Institute of Italy), 1971. Hardcover Quarto; VG/VG; DJ shows sunning on front cover, back edges and spine, some creasing , rubbing and closed tears on corners and edges; Text block age toned but clean, text and plates legible and clear; pp 311. Additional cost required for items selected for International/Expedited shipping or any item too large or heavy for Economy. Please contact shipping department for details.
MIlan: Electa, 1995. new edition. large quarto in white cloth hardcovers with blue and green DJ; VG/VG; spine burgundy with white letters; in good condition; slight fading around edges; beautiful color photographs of estates and properties protected by the Italian Foundation for the Environment; pp. 153; in Italian and English; shelved in Travel section.
Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1967. First Edition. Folio; VG-/VG-; black spine with black text; DJ has rubbing on the front and back, bumping to the head and tail of spine and corners, clipped; Boards have bumping to the head and tail of spine, otherwise clean and strong; Textblock clean; interior pages clean; vol 1 275 pp. and vol 2 261 pp.
Norwalk, CT/New York: Easton Press/Metro Books, 2006. First Edition, Third Printing. Quarto, 399 pages; VG; bound in fine green genuine leather with bright gilt spine title; front cover has gilt title, gilt decorative border, and tipped-on photo; gilt text block; silk ribbon; silk endpapers; profusely illustrated with full-page color photographs; shelved easton press.
Cambridge, UK: Polity Press with Basil Blackwell, 1987. First Edition. Octavo; pp 215; VG-/G; black/ivory spine with ivory text; dust jacket has modest sun darkening to exterior, mostly toward edges; mild dings to edges; small sticker to rear; cloth shows light sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior head edge; interior clean;.
Milano: Automobilia, 1989. Fall 1989. Quarto; pp 256; VG/G; red spine with yellow and white text; dust jacket has mild shelf wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows light shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; frontispiece; interior clean; Italian, English, and French texts.
London: Sceptre / Hodder and Stoughton, 2005. First edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Blue spine with gold text; Dustjacket VG, has a tiny closed tear and some very small frays in upper left corner of back cover on the fold between back cover and flap, has a small nick near the bottom right corner of the front cover on the fold between front cover and flap; Boards straight and strong, some thin marks of whitish rubbing on the outer edge of front and back board, pastedowns clean, binding strong; Textblock interior clean; 373 pp.
Paris: Gallimard, 1935. Octavo in slipcase, 287 pages followed by 208 pages of plates; VG/G condition; Blue cloth, spine has gilded text, light spotting to spine and boards, small area at center of both boards along spine hinges seems to have spotting from sticker residue, corners lightly bumped, age-toning and light foxing to textblock portion dedicated to text while portion dedicated to plates is printed on lighter paper and has a single small dark blemish; foxing and age-toning throughout textblock, some plates stuck together, interior clean.
Udine, Italy: Magnus edizioni, S.p.A., 1985. Oblong Quarto; VG/VG-; gray spine with black text; slipcase with little toning toward edges; intact panels; dust jacket has light toning toward edges; lightly sunned spine; cloth has some sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.