Cities of Umbria Italy 1905 Edward Hutton Travelogue Art History fine old bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Italy, Umbria, Travel, Art History, Leather Books).
The Cities of Umbria, by Edward Hutton.
2nd edition published 1905, London by Metheun & Co.
300 pages. Text in English. 20 color illustrations, 12 B&W photograph illustrations. Map at front.
Period 1/2 leather binding, raised bands, gilt title lettering, marbled covers and end paper, top edge gilt.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Front cover slightly bowed causing short crack at base of front joint. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 3/4" H x 5 1/2" W.