Lives of Italian Poets 1831 Stebbing 3 vol. leather set w/ 20 portraits lovelyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Italian Poets, Dante, Petrarch, Boccaccio, Parini].
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Lives of the Italian Poets, with Twenty Medallion Portraits, by Rev. Henry Stebbing.
Published 1831, London by Edward Bull.
3 volumes, pp. 348, 363, 361.
Period 1/2 leather bindings, spines gilt decorated with contrasting morocco title labels in two compartments, marbled covers.
Attractive early 19th century 1/2 leather set. Minor staining, still sound, tight and well preserved, overall displaying a very pleasing age patina.
Books measure: 7 3/4" H X 4 3/4" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 3 1/8".