2 Vol. Ltd Edition Leather Book Set “The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio” John Payne, 1928

2 Vol. Ltd Edition Leather Book Set “The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio” John Payne, 1928

$195.00

Very Nice Limited Edition Leather Bound 2 Vol. Book Set Titled “The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio,” first translated by John Payne, a fine 1928 illustrated special edition.

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  • Very Nice Limited Edition Leather Bound 2 Vol. Book Set Titled “The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio,” first translated by John Payne, 1928 | Limited Certaldo (Boccaccio’s Birthplace) Edition 1550 sets | Published in Philadelphia by J. P. Horn & Company, 1928 | Gorgeous Ornate Red 3/4 Leather Binding Hardcover with 5 raised decorated bands, marbled paper boards, custom ornate gilt decorations and lettering on spine | Beautifully illustrated with fine engravings by Teyssonnieres of Jacques Wagrez paintings, 2 Frontispiece color engravings and 21 additional illustrations | Complete in 2 Volumes | Each measures approx. 9.75″ H x 6.75″ W.
  • Kind

    Books, Books, Maps, Documents and Manuscripts, Collectibles, Documents & Manuscripts

    Other

    Gilt Lettering, Gilted, Leather Bound

    Origin

    American

    Subject

    Historical

    Title

    The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio