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Scelta Di Poesie Italiane d" Autori Moderni  [Fore-edge Painting] by  Antonio [1770-1832] Buttura - Hardcover - 1822 - from Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB (SKU: 019396)

Scelta Di Poesie Italiane d" Autori Moderni [Fore-edge Painting]

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Scelta Di Poesie Italiane d" Autori Moderni [Fore-edge Painting]

by Buttura, Antonio [1770-1832]

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  • hardcover
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Parigi: Presso Lefevre, 1822. 42mo. Fore-edge painting depicting the leaning tower of Pisa along side the Cathedral. 310pp. vol. 30 only. Text in Italian. Bound in full maroon straight grained morocco, slightly raised bands with title gilt, all edges gilt, magnificently rebacked with original spine laid down. A charming little book with early bookplate depicting a royal cape with crown on top and with central initials (?).

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Bookseller
Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
019396
Title
Scelta Di Poesie Italiane d" Autori Moderni [Fore-edge Painting]
Author
Buttura, Antonio [1770-1832]
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Presso Lefevre
Place of Publication
Parigi
Date published
1822
Keywords
Fore-edge Painting Poems Posies Italian
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Fine Bindings & Sets;

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About Alcuin Books, ABAA-ILAB

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.

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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]
rebacked
having had the material covering the spine replaced. ...[more]
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]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
edges
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]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[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]

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