Women in the Family Donne nella Famiglia 1856 Milano Italian Chassay vellum bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Doveri Delle Donne Nella Famiglia Dell'Abate D. Edoardo Chassay, with notes from Isabella Rossi Gabardi Brocchi & Manuale della Donna Christina.
Published 1856, Milan by Antonio Arzione.
2 Volumes bound in 1, 216, 222 pages. Text in Italian.
Period 1/2 Italian vellum binding, smooth spine, hand tooled gilt bands and compartment decorations, gilt titles on contrasting blue and brown leather labels, marbled covers.
Scarce mid-19th century book.
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf. It displays a beautiful age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/4" H x 4 5/8" W.