Jerusalem Delivered Torquato Tasso Italian Epic Poetry 1st Crusade 1800 fine setBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Leather Sets, Jerusalem Delivered, Italian Poetry, Torquato Tasso).
Jerusalem Delivree, by Torquato Tasso.
Published 1800, Paris by Andre.
Two volumes, 275, 266 pages. Text in French. Frontis engravings in each volume.
Period 1/4 leather bindings, smooth spines, gilt bands, gilt title lettering on contrasting leather labels, paper covered boards. Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, light scattered 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. 5 1/2" H x 3 1/2" W.