The Makers of Florence: Dante, Giotto, Savonarola and Their City (fore-edge painting). Oliphant Mrs.

The Makers of Florence: Dante, Giotto, Savonarola and Their City (fore-edge painting)

London: Macmillan and Co, 1876. Octavo. Item #021059

395pp., with a beautiful fore-edge painting of Florence. with portrait of Savonarola, engraved by C.H. Jeens, and illustrated by Professor Delamotte. The story of the Poet Dante, the cathedral builders. the Monks of Dan Marcos. Michel Angelo, etc. Beautifully bound by Zaensdorf in full brown morocco, decorative gilt frame, raised bands titled in gilt all other compartments fully gilt decorated, all edges gilt, gold floral endpapers, an occasional scattering of foxing but mostly to endpapers. Very nice.

Price: $1,200.00

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