ITALY / ITALIAN from THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA

New Arrivals

No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
In Padova (Padua). Appresso Giuseppe Comino: ., 1739 pp. [24], 255, [1] + Frontis portrait of Boccaccio, engraved by G.P.S. set in decorative frame, at the foot is the text "Effigie di M.Giovanni Boccacci presa da un antico ritratto appresso il Signor Apostolo Zeno." Some off setting from the engraving to the title page. Old damp stain in text. Numerous… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$300.00
No cover image available

RIME DI M. LODOVICO ARIOSTO. SATIRE DEL MEDESIMO. Nuovamente purgate, & con ogni diligenza corrette.

by Ariosto, Ludovico; Tasso, Torquato.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1583
Condition
Good
Item Price
$350.00

Show Details

Description:
Appresso Pietro Dusinelli, In Venegia (Venice): ., 1583 ff. 84. Printed in Italian italic throughout. Title page and preliminary leaves stained. 24 mo. 130 mm. / BOUND WITH / Tasso, Torquato. IL PADRE DI FAMIGLIA DIALOGO Del S. Torquato Tasso. Nel quale breuemente trattando la vera Economia, sinsegna, non meno con facilita, che dottamente, il Governo non pur della Casa,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$350.00
No cover image available

DEL DECAMERONE DI MESSER GIOVANNI BOCCACCI Cittadino Fiorentino.

by Boccaccio, Giovanni; False Imprint.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1761
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$250.00

Show Details

Description:
Amsterdamo: [But actually printed by Antonio Locatelli, Venezia (Venice): 1761]., 1761 Two Volumes. pp. Frontis, Engraved Title, XVI (lacks 2 leaves in this section - apparently blanks), 611, [1]; Engraved Title, 493, [3] + Engraved frontis portrait of Boccaccio. Both title pages are fully engraved, each with a vignette showing Cupid sharing tales with Boccaccio as women wait on the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$250.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
(Printed by Ballantyne Press for) George Routledge and Sons, London and New York: ., 1886 pp. 312, (8) [Publisher's catalogue]. Top edge gilt. Deckle edges. Unopened. 200mm. From Morley's Universal Library, uniformly bound with others in the series. Gilt lettered faux vellum spine over blue gray linen boards. Spine very slightly darkened. Fourth edition. Fine condition. Henry Morley (1822-1894) was… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$35.00
No cover image available

THORVALDSEN. [A Collection of 55 Original Line Engraved Classical Illustrations].

by Thorvaldsen, Albert Bertel.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1836
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$150.00

Show Details

Description:
(A.M. Ricci?, Rome: 1836)., 1836 ff. 30, 25 = Fifty-five Original Line Engraved plates, with Italian captions. Some foxing. Oblong folio. 280 x 380 mm. Early half leather binding. Morocco leather name plate on the front cover, stamped in gilt: "A. Thorvaldsen." Front board detached. Hardbound. Very good. Albert Bertel Thorvaldsen (1770-1844) was a Danish / Icelandic sculptor and artist.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$150.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Ulrico Hoepli, Milano, ITALY: ., 1919 pp. xii, 301. Inked ownership on title page. Paper beginning to brown. 150mm. Stiff printed paper wraps. chipped at edges. Scarce original edition. VERIA BX 3. Soft cover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$26.00
No cover image available

SMALL TALK. For the use of Young Ladies, who Intend to Learn the Colloquial Part of the Italian Language.

by Baretti, Giuseppe Marco Antonio.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1775
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$350.00

Show Details

Description:
Printed for G. Robinson and T. Cadell, London: ., 1775 pp. xv, 424. Double column in parallel Italian and English. Old damp stain. 8vo. 215 mm. Original full leather binding; boards detached; spine worn. Almost disbound. Manuscript presentation on the front fly-leaf "For Charles Greville Esq. / From the Author." The recipient is probably the father of the famous political… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$350.00
No cover image available

STUDIES HISTORICAL AND CRITICAL. Translated by Linda Villari.

by Villari, Pasquale.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1907
Item Price
$26.00

Show Details

Description:
(Printed by the Gresham Press for) T. Fisher Unwin, London: 1907., 1907 319 p. + 7 Photogravure portrait plates and a view of the Piazza Della Signoria, Florence. Some plates loose. Uncut and unopened. Top edge gilt. XLib stamp on title page and elsewhere. Bookplate of Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary on front paste down. Large 8vo. 225mm. Original full purple cloth… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$26.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
Napoli (Naples): 1882., 1882 pp. xxix, 491. Double (and triple) column. Paper browned, but not brittle. Small thick 8vo. 175 mm. Decorated paste paper boards with a vellum back. Hardbound. Very good. Scarce. We can locate no other copies, Worldwide, of this edition. Hardbound. Very good. W120. Hardcover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$65.00
No cover image available

HISTORY OF THE ITALIAN REPUBLICS; OR, THE ORIGIN PROGRESS AND FALL OF ITALIAN FREEDOM.

by De Sismondi, J.C.L.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1832
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Carey & Lea, Philadelphia: 1832., 1832 300 p. 12 mo. Lightly foxed. Deckle edges. Original cloth backed paper boards binding. XLib. Manuscript Ownership and presentation plate: 'Belonging to the Belles Lettres Society of Dickinson College (Carlisle, PA.). Signed by the librarian. Jean Charles Leonard de Sismondi (1773-1842), whose real name was Simonde, was a writer born at Geneva. He is… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

NOAH'S FLOOD. The New Scientific Discoveries About the Event That Changed History.

by Ryan, William; Pitman, Walter.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1998
Item Price
$13.00

Show Details

Description:
Simon & Schuster, NY: (1998)., 1998 319p. Illustrations by Anastasia Sotiropoulos. Maps by William Haxby. Top edge marked in black. Small 4to. Original full paper covered boards. Original priced dust jacket. Hardbound. Very good. RELIGION BOX 5. Hardcover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$13.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
(Printed by Metcalf and Company, Cambridge, Great Britain for) Crosby, Nichols, and Company, Boston: 1854., 1854 pp. vi, 208. Slightly age stained. XLib bookplate. Inked ownership of C. P Krauth, 1854. Krauth was President of Pennsylvania College at Gettysburg and Prof. of Hebrew in the Theological Seminary in Gettysburg. 200 mm. Original full publisher's cloth embossed in blind. Small loss… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$52.00
No cover image available

THE LITTLE FLOWERS OF ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI.

by Saint Francis of Assisi.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1958
Item Price
$7.00

Show Details

Description:
St. Anthony Guild Press, Paterson, NJ: (1958)., 1958 pp. x, 289. Illustrated. A few leaves torn without loss. 8vo. Original full tan cloth binding decorated with portrait of St. Francis. Slightly soiled. Hardbound. Very good. RELIGION BOX 10. Hardcover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
(Printed by Horace Hart, Oxford for) Longmans, Green and Co., London; New York; Bombay: 1896., 1896 pp. xxix, 477. Inked ownership of Charles E. Finch. All edges heavily gilt. Blue marble endpapers. 220 mm. Original full leather binding. Boards decorated in gold with arms of Oxford. Gilt turn-ins. Gilt decorated and lettered spine. Raised bands. Corners worn with slight loss.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$52.00
No cover image available

JESUS FOR JEWS.

by Rosen, Ruth (Editor).

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1987
Edition
1st Edition
Item Price
$4.00

Show Details

Description:
Published by A Messianic Jewish Perspective, San Francisco: (1987)., 1987 320p. Paperback. First Edition, Second Printing. Very nice copy. RELIGION BOX 10. 1st Edition. Soft cover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$4.00
No cover image available

THE WAY OF THE FOUR WINDS. Translated by Naomi Walford.

by Kokko, Yrjo.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1954
Item Price
$9.00

Show Details

Description:
Victor Gollancz Ltd., London: 1954., 1954 286p. + Full Page Photographs. Pages 40 & 41 stained by old news clipping. Foxed. Inked ownership of Margarat Dow. Tall 8vo. Original full red cloth binding, slightly soiled. Original priced dust jacket chipped with loss and stained. POLAR 2. Hardcover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.00
No cover image available

ESPLORAZIONI POLARI (1773-1938).

by Bussoli, Nino.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1945
Item Price
$43.00

Show Details

Description:
Valentino Bompiani, [Milan, Italy]: Anno XXI (1945)., 1945 291 p. + Half-tone photo illustrations. Blind stamp on the title page for the Societa Italiana Degli Autori e Editori. Italian text. Large 8vo. 255 mm. Buckram binding. Hardbound. Very good. Manuscript ownership inscription of: "Ralph Spencer Walker, Lt (jg) U.S.N.R. Bought at Palermo, Sicily Jan. 2. 1945." POLAR 2. Hardcover.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$43.00
No cover image available

DAVID GOES TO GREENLAND. With a Foreword by Cap'n Bob Bartlett.

by Putnam, David Binney.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1926
Item Price
$9.00

Show Details

Description:
G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York and London: 1926., 1926 pp. xiv, 167 + Portrait Frontis and Full Page Photographs. Small text drawings. Foxed. Map end papers. Inked Christmas presentation to Terry from his sister, 1926. For edges foxed. 8vo. Original full green cloth binding lettered in black. Second impression. Travels in Greenland - through the Straits of Belle Isle, to… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.00
No cover image available

IL NAUFRAGIO DELLA "HANSA".

by Fabietti, Alfredo.

Seller
THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA
Published
1942
Item Price
$26.00

Show Details

Description:
G.B. Paravia, Torino: 1942., 1942 154 p. + Illustrations. Italian text. 12 mo. 195 mm. Original illustrated paper wraps binding. Very good. Manuscript ownership inscription of: "Ralph S. (Spencer Walker) Lt (jg) U.S.N.R. 12/31/45." Probably bought when he was in Palermo with the U.S. Navy. An account in Italian of the Second German North polar Expedition (1869-1870) and it's second… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$26.00
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
appresso Giordano Ziletti, e compagni In Venetia [Venice]: 1571., 1571 566 p. Illustrated with Eighty-Eight (88) engraved copperplates, printed in various inks so that some have a sepia tone. Some leaves bound out of order. ** Most curious is that signature C was printed on one side of the leaves only, resulting in 8 blank pages. but no loss of… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$2,000.00