Sign In | Register
No image available

The Travels of Marco Polo [The Venetian] The Kublai Khan Edition

by Polo, Marco; Manuel Komroff (ed)

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


NY: Horace Liveright. Good with no dust jacket. 1930. First Edition. 1. Hard Cover. Publisher's full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt decoration on cover, printed endpapers, fore-edge deckle. Illustrated with 32 full-page illustrations by Witold Gordon. . Seams of spine worn,covers rubbed, date (February, 1933) on preliminary page, otherwise unmarked, tight, square and clean. GOOD. . B&W Illustrations. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xxxii, 370 pp .




Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)



Help & frequently asked questions


Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
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]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers.The cloth is stretched ove...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps aro...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use....[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. A...[more]
First Edition
In collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in cases ...[more]

$15.00

$3.95 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Add to wishlist




Books on NYC

Collecting Books on NYC

This gallery is dedicated to some of the best fiction and nonfiction portraying one of the greatest cities in the world. We Heart NYC!  Enjoy browsing these books on New York City.

A Brief History of the Dust Jacket

A Brief History of the Dust Jacket

When did dust jackets first appear, and what exactly are they for? Learn about this often-important detail as it applies to book collecting. More...


Trustpilot