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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri by  with Notes and Elucidations by the Translater and with an Introduction by Arthur Livinston Dante Alighieri; Translated Into English by Melville Best Anderson - Signed First Edition - 1932 - from Dale Steffey Books (SKU: 006798)

The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri

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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri

by Dante Alighieri; Translated Into English by Melville Best Anderson, with Notes and Elucidations by the Translater and with an Introduction by Arthur Livinston

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1932. Number 496 of 1500 copies printed and SIGNED BY THE DESIGNER Hans Mardersteig at the Colophon Page. Printed at the Officina Bodoni, Verona. The book is Fine, and SCARCE in such a lovely Near Fine dust jacket, a few small chips at edges, and in a Near Fine slipcase, light rubbing at top edge. An uncommonly well-kept copy. . SIGNED BY THE DESIGNER. Limited and Numbered, Signed 1st Edition. Decorative Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

Synopsis

"Dante and his guide, Virgil, arrive on the shores of the Island-Mountain of Purgatory, located in the southern hemisphere, on Easter morning, 1300. Join them as they climb the mountain, from base to summit, over the course of three full days." - [*Danteworlds*][1], *University of Texas* [1]: http://danteworlds.laits.utexas.edu/index.html

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Bookseller
Dale Steffey Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
006798
Title
The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri
Author
Dante Alighieri; Translated Into English by Melville Best Anderson, with Notes and Elucidations by the Translater and with an Introduction by Arthur Livinston
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited and Numbered, Signed 1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Limited Editions Club
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1932
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;
Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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Dale Steffey Books

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About Dale Steffey Books

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