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delle novelle di franco sachietti cittadino fiorentino 3 volume set


Condition: Good/No Jacket

1804. . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket . No dustwrapper as issued. 8vo. text in italian - 3 volume set - half leather over marbled boards - corners a little bumped and leather rubbed and toned with some scuffs - marbled paper to boards rubbed, and chipped to board edges leaving boards exposed - both hinges to volume 1 and front hinges to vols 2 & 3 breached but not open - previous owners name in ink on title pages - image affixed to blank preliminary page on vols 1 & 2 and opposite first page of text on volume 3 - some light foxing scattered throughout mostly to margins - several minor pencil and pen notes and marginalia - vols 1 & 2 have neatly scripted notes in ink to blank pages at back of book - faint staining to base corner in margin of volume 2 - ow a nice solid clean set - portrait frontispiece to vol. 1 - edges of text block marbled and marbled endpapers - gilt title squares and gilt decoration and raised bands to spine - vol. 1, 251pp; vol.2, 380pp; vol. 3, 365pp -
Multi-volume Set

  • Bookseller: Green Ink Booksellers GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 617601
  • Title: delle novelle di franco sachietti cittadino fiorentino 3 volume set
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition:
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Date published: 1804
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  • Size: No dustwrapper as issued


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Marbled boards
A hardcover book with a decorative colored paper that imitates marble using a mottled, veined, or swirling pattern....[more]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf. A...[more]
marbled paper
Decorative colored paper that imitates marble with a veined, mottled, or swirling pattern. Commonly used as the end papers or co...[more]
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a ...[more]
Also known as book jacket, dust cover, or dust wrapper, a dust jacket is a protective and decorative cover for a book that is us...[more]
Marginalia, in brief, are notes written in the margins, or beside the text of a book by a previous owner.  This is very dif...[more]
text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book.  More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a book.&...[more]
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps aro...[more]
raised band(s)
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