STORIES FROM THE PENTAMERONE
by Giambattista Basile
Illustrated by Warwick Goble
Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd.. 1st. 1911
Almost very good condition. Red covers with gilt vignette of lady to front and titles to front and spine in gilt. 32 delightful colour plates (with captioned tissue guards) to contents. Outer page edges green. 303 pages. 10 x 7.5".
Spine is bumped and faded. Corners are bumped, with some wear. Marks to covers; a few spots. Bookplate to front pastedown, inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing; a few marks to reverse of plates. One plate and tissue-guards are detached (page 126), but loosely inserted.
Stock no. 2131325
Located at: Stella Books, Tintern