La Divina Commedia di Dante

ALIGHIERI Dante 1265-1321

1879, VG, Hoepli Milano, Miniature. In full red morocco, contemporary upper cover decorative gilt tooling, corners brushed. New lower cover w doublure to style.Spine, relaid, raised bands, gilt titles and tooling. Internally, decorative board…

£3000 | Published: 1879 | Publisher: Ulrico Hoepli

M. Tullius Cicero de Officiis ad Marcum Filium

CICERO Marcus Tullius 106BC-43BC

Miniature in full brown morocco, attractive gilt tooling, corners a little bumped and worn. Spine, decorative gilt tooling, titles in gilt, edges bumped and worn some loss. Internally, reddened silk endpapers, aeg, contemporary ink numbers corner…

£225 | Published: 1773 | Publisher: Jos. Barbou

Ciceronis de Amicitia Dialogus.


VG, 1771, Miniature. In contemporary maroon speckled calf, triple edges gilt tooling, corners & edges lightly bumped & worn. Spine, decorative gilt tooling & titles, joint split at head. Internally, half title, portrait frontis, [2], [6], [1],…

£165 | Published: 1771 | Publisher: Jos. Barbou

Demosthenous logoi eklekto, Selectae Demosthenis orationes latine redditaei


VG, 1726, 2 parts in 1, Latin & Greek. In calf boards, gilt edge tooling, new calf spine, gilt tooling, titles in gilt to red maroon label. Internally, brown endpapers, text block edges sprinkled red, [2], [1], 2-143 pp (Greek), [1]. [2], [1],…

£975 | Published: 1726 | Publisher: A Bettesworth, B Motte & J Redmayne; prostant apud J & R Bonwicke, J Osborn & T Longman & J Newton

I Promessi Sposi [The Betrothed]

MANZONI Alessandro 1785-1873

1902, 1st miniature ed, 7 pls, VG. In full contemporary red morocco, gilt edge tooling, corners and edges bumped and rubbed. Spine, relaid, raised bands, gilt titles and tooling. Internally, gilt turn-ins, green floral endpapers, a.e.g., [5],…

£975 | Published: 1902 | Publisher: Fratelli Salmin