Bindings - 'Miniature Books', Guarini (Battista) & Boschini ...

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Bindings - 'Miniature Books', Guarini (Battista) & Boschini (Giovanni Battista, editor), Il Pastor Fido, two-volume set, Londra [London]: G. Schulze & Co., 1809, retaining half-titles, finely bound in contemporary Regency straight-grained morocco, the covers with a double-fillet border with anthemion and scroll angles gilt, the spine with five compartments divided by raised bands, the first and fifth with foliate arabesques gilt, lettered and dated in the remaining, all edges gilt, half-titles with contemporary ink MS female ownership inscription: Isabella, small 8vo (10.8cm x 6.8cm), [2]

Auction Date:
10th Jun 21 at 10:30am BST

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