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Leonardo da Vinci. Der Wendepunkt der Renaissance. by  Woldemar Von Seidlitz - First Edition - 1909 - from Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M)  (SKU: 12684)

Leonardo da Vinci. Der Wendepunkt der Renaissance.

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Leonardo da Vinci. Der Wendepunkt der Renaissance.

by Von Seidlitz, Woldemar

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About This Item

Berlin: Julius Bard, 1909. 8vo. Frontis., [4], 454 pp.; 46 plts., illus.

First edition. First volume only (out of two); present text complete, with index and contents at the back of the volume. Contemporary quarter red morocco with marbled paper-covered sides, spine with raised bands ruled in gilt and with gilt-stamped title; spine somewhat darkened, with paper showing minor rubbing and a few small areas starting to lift.

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Bookseller
Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M) US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
12684
Title
Leonardo da Vinci. Der Wendepunkt der Renaissance.
Author
Von Seidlitz, Woldemar
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Julius Bard
Place of Publication
Berlin
Date published
1909
Size
8vo. Frontis., [4], 454 pp.; 46 plts., illus.

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Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M)

Everything is guaranteed to be as described, everything offered is subject to prior sale, everything is sold as on approval; all prices are net, with postage, handling, and insurance extra. Unless we are otherwise instructed, delivery in the U.S. is typically by USPS priority mail on orders $300 and under and by UPS ground service on orders over that, with overnight or second-day delivery readily arrangeable at an additional charge; shipment abroad is by USPS air mail service. Anything sent may be returned for any reason within 5 days of receipt, although prior notice is required and the returned item must be packed according to our instructions; credit will be applied when the item has arrived back at PRB&M in the same condition as when shipped and will include postage both ways if the item was misdescribed. Private customers not known to us are expected on first order to pay before shipment; Pennsylvanians (only) will be charged the applicable 8% sales taxes on books and shipping; and institutions may be invoiced as their systems require. VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, PayPal, check, & wire payments are all welcome. Thank you for your attention, & your orders!

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Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M)

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About Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M)

The Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co. (PRB&M/SessaBks), LLC, offers “Early Books of Europe & the Americas – Other Rarities as Chance may Supply,” and the partners like to observe that its typical book is “interesting for more than one reason.” Established in 1984 and now located on the wide parade ground of a former U.S. Army Arsenal in a historic “Officers’ Quarters” building dating in its oldest part from 1820, the shop is open to visitors by appointment and additionally keeps “Open House” most Saturdays 12 (noon) to 4. Up front, two large bookrooms offer the shop’s early, antiquarian books, while old porches and other areas offer the browsable stocks of its “SessaBks” division — the “medium rare” and the “good used.” Visitors must plan to call for reservations and directions as the partners are not always available and different Arsenal entry gates are open depending on what day or time it is, while GPS will NOT get guests all the way to PRB&M’s door within the “compound.”“Our Bottom Line”: We pride ourselves on the intrinsic interest of our material,the accuracy of our cataloguing, and the integrity of our dealings. We aim, simply, to place good books and manuscripts where they will be zestfully used and possessed with satisfaction.

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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
gilt
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]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
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]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]

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