Lot 24 of 428:
1725 reprinting of 1527 Decameron  

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Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Il Decameron de Messer Giovanni Boccaccio

Author:
Boccaccio, Giovanni

Place:
[London]

Publisher:
[Tommaso Edlin]

Date:
[1725]

Description:

[xi], 284, [6] ff, 49 pp. Engraved frontispiece and portrait. (Folio) 29.5x21 cm (11¾x8¼") old full paneled calf, morocco spine label, edges speckled red. 

The famed reproduction of 1527 edition printed in Florence by Philip Giunta. A tall copy with generous margins.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Front joint rubbed, light wear; some light foxing and soiling within; very good.


 
Item number:
284116
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