Mystic Italy Renaissance to Modern Italian History 1890 Gebhart leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Leather Books, European History, Italy, Renaissance).
Italie Mystique: Histoire de la Renaissance Religiuese Au Moyen Age, by Emile Gebhart.
Published 1890, Paris by Librairie Hachette Et Cie.
326 pages. Text in French.
Attractive antiquarian full leather binding, boards in outline gilt rule.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time.
Binding gently age worn but still appealing, leather and joints slightly rubbed but still supple, remains overall very attractive as an object.
Text block paper is uniformly well age toned as typical, internally book remains mostly clean, tight and sound. A book which has been taken care of but may/ does not look like new.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in rather nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws seem easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/2" H x 5" W.