TALES FROM BOCCACCIO Done into English by Joseph Jacobs

By: Boccaccio ; Byam Shaw (illustrator) ; Joseph Jacobs (translator)

Price: $64.95

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


xiii, (1), 117, (1) pages; Former owner's name on ffep, otherwise clean and secure in original publisher's Art Nouveau decorative green cloth binding, printed in three shades of green, white and red depicting a woman in a flowing gown reading a bright red book, gilt lettering and decoration at spine as well, top edges gilt, light toning to endpapers. Wonderful double-page Art Nouveau frontispiece and 19 additional full page plates by Byam Shaw.

Title: TALES FROM BOCCACCIO Done into English by Joseph Jacobs

Author Name: Boccaccio ; Byam Shaw (illustrator) ; Joseph Jacobs (translator)

Categories: Literature, Illustrated Books, Decorative Bindings,

Publisher: London, George Allen, Ruskin House: 1899

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Square 8vo

Seller ID: 42286

Keywords: Decorative Cloth Bindings Pictorial Bindings Art Nouveau Bindings 1890s Books Nineties Book Bindings Art Nouveau Illustrations