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The Decameron

Giovanni Boccaccio; J. M. Rigg (trans)

Privately Printed (Navarre Society) 1920

Binding:  Hardback  |  Condition: Good  | 

Handsome special limited edition of Boccaccio's The Decameron. Printed for the Navarre Society, although their name does not appear anywhere. No. 174 of 1000 copies. quarter cream cloth with green boards. Top edge gilt. Printed on special laid paper with proof impressions of the plates on Japanese Vellum. B/w images by Louis Chalon. Spines slightly toned/faded. Light rubbing and bumping to extremities but bindings tight and contents clean. Good/Very good.

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