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REGIA CARMINA DEDICATI A ROBERTO D'ANGIO RE DI SICILIA E DI GERUSALEMME

By Convenevolis Pratensis (Convenevole da Prato). Introduzione, testo critico, traduzione e commento di Cesare Grassi. Saggi di Marco Ciatti e Aldo Petri

Silvana Editoriale, 1982. Hardcover. Limited edition, number 257/300. Two volume set. 4to. Faux leather with slipcase. Volume I, 143 pp., with the Latin text and a parallel Italian translation. Volume II is a color facsimile of the manuscript. Superficial shelfwear, slightly musty, else very good plus in a very good plus slipcase.

$450.00

THE TRUE ARISTOCRACY

By Bradford, E. E.

Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd., 1923. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 8vo. Red cloth. 125 pp. Light rubbing to head, heel, and corners. Spine slightly cocked. Bookseller label to front pastedown, and previous owner's signature to front free endpaper. Occasional underlining in pencil. Very good, no jacket, with faults as noted. Scarce.

$350.00

AMYNTOR AND THEODORA: OR, THE HERMIT. A POEM IN THREE CANTOS

By Mallet, David

Paul Vaillant, 1748. Hardcover. Second edition. Small 4to. Rebound in full morocco. 92 pp. Binding is recent brown full morocco with oxblood label with titles gilt. Long shallow horizontal scratch along front board light toning to pages as is usual, else very good. Scarce.

$450.00

TORRE EN MEDIO

By Barral, Carlos

Palma de Mallorca, 1956. Soft Cover. Limited edition (number 11 of 50) chapbook offprint from PAPELES DE SON ARMADANS, no. IV, July 1956, published before author's first book. 12mo. Wraps. Pages 51-56. Text in Spanish. Edgewear to wraps and toning to spine and edges. Wraps splitting at heel of spine (about an inch). Slight chipping/flaking to upper fore-corners. Very good. Fragile. Rare.

$350.00

SATIRE DI SALVATORE ROSA CON LE NOTE D'ANTON MARIA SALVINI E D'ALTRI ED ALOUNE NOTIZIE APPARTENENTI ALLA VITA DELL' AUTORE

By Rosa, Salvatore

Cosmopoli, 1770. Hardcover. 12mo. Full calf. 266 pp. Binding is full brown calf with titles gilt on faded darker brown spine label. Light rubbing to all extremities with slightly heavier rubbing to heel of spine, previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown, else very good in a slightly worn leather binding. Text in Italian

$300.00

POEMS AND LETTERS IN THE HANDWRITING OF ROBERT BURNS

By Burns, Robert. Introduction by Walter B. Stevens

Printed for the Burns Club, 1908. Hardcover. Small folio. Recently rebacked in quarter calf over cloth-covered boards. 104 pp. Light foxing throughout; very large dampstain at rear of book. Overall very good.

$400.00

LIFE AND POEMS OF THE REV. GEORGE CRABBE

By Crabbe, George

John Murray, 1834. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Three quarter morocco over paper-covered boards. Eight volume set. Illustrated with engraved plates and title pages. Binding is three quarter green morocco over paper-covered boards, top edge gilt, five raised bands with titles, volume numbers, and date in gilt on spine, four compartments are decorated with gilt floral devices decorated in red, gilt schooner device on front board near lower part of hinge, Light sun-fading to spine, very light rubbing to extremities, occasional light scattered foxing, else very good plus in a very good plus binding.

$600.00

EMAUX ET CAMEES

By Gautier, Theophile. Illustrations by Henri Caruchet

G. Charpentier et E. Fasquelle, 1895. Hardcover. 8vo. Recently rebound in quarter blue morocco over marbled-paper covered boards. Original wraps bound in. 4 raised bands, titles and author gilt on maroon calf inlays. Gilt floral devices to other compartments. 192 pp. 110 color illustrations by Henri Caruchet. Light soiling to original wraps and light foxing to original first and last two leaves, else very good plus in a fine binding.

$350.00