Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1907. Hard Cover. 16mo. Fine / No Jacket. Item #006544
Copyright edition. Full cream vellum paper, beautifully decorated with embossed gilt, floriated initial, and colour painted leaves. Beveled edges. Floral metallic endpapers. 271 pp. Red ribbon marker. Some light soiling to boards, small damp stain to initial, light bump to spine foot. Bookseller ticket of Giuseppe Giannini to upper front pastedown. Ink inscription to flyleaf. Several tissue repairs to pages. Originally published in 1881, this book details the author's travels in Italy to view Christian art and architecture.