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Author Name    Cust, Robert H. Hobart

Title   The Life of Benvenuto Cellini (2 Volumes)

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Good

Edition   First Printing.

Publisher   London Navarre Society Limited 1935

Seller ID   001195

London: Navarre Society Limited, 1935. Cust (1861-1940) wrote extensively on art; this is one of his major works. Originally published in 1910, this is a First Edition Thus issued by the Navarre Society, known for their reprints of classics in fine bindings. Navarre first published their edition in 1927, but this incorporates new material by the author.Two Volumes, 390 pages and 533 pages (indexed). Very Good copies, in blue cloth, blindstamped, with gilt lettering and decorations. This binding appears to mimic the 1910 edition from Bell, but with a different design on the spine. Many illustrations. Lightly bumped, edges dusty (two are deckled), moderately-well foxed throughout. The blue dustwrappers are complete and have done their duty, showing some wrinkling and chipping. The spines are darkened to an olive green. Wrappers are in archival plastic protectors. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Printing.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Privately Printed. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Fine Binding, Renaissance History

Price = 65.00 USD



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