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The Decameron by  translator) Boccaccio (Antoine Le Macon - Limited Edition - 1879 - from Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB (SKU: 015765)

The Decameron

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The Decameron

by Boccaccio (Antoine Le Macon, translator)

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Paris: Isidore Liseux, 1879. Limited Edition. 12mo. Limited to a thousand copies, plus twenty-five copies on china paper, six volumes translated by Antoine Le Macon, illustrated, bound in 3/4 red morocco over marbled paper covered boards, raised bands, spine lettering and top edge gilt, marbled endpapers, original red printed front covers bound in.. A handsome and fine set with just a sprinkling of foxing to fore-edges.

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Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
015765
Title
The Decameron
Author
Boccaccio (Antoine Le Macon, translator)
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
Limited Edition
Publisher
Isidore Liseux
Place of Publication
Paris
Date published
1879
Keywords
Limited Edition French Boccaccio
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Alcuin Books located in Old Town Scottsdale is a store with 15,000 serious books for the collector or scholar. We have ample parking in front of the store for those who wish to browse our holdings.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

marbled paper
Decorative colored paper that imitates marble with a veined, mottled, or swirling pattern. Commonly used as the end papers or...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
top edge gilt
Top edge gilt refers to the practice of applying gold or a gold-like finish to the top of the text block (the edges the...[more]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]

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