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Author Name    Boccaccio, Giovanni

Title   The Most Pleasant and Delectable Questions of Love

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Edition   First Thus.

Publisher   New York Three Sirens Press 1931

Illustrator   Alexander King

Seller ID   002546

New York: Three Sirens Press, 1931. Boccaccio's "Questions of Love" dates to 1472, and was a prototype for his masterwork, the "Decameron." Here is an unusual printing, using an anonymous 16th-century English translation for the text. Illustrated by Alexander King; with an Introduction by Thomas Bell. Bound in a ribbed blue cloth and quarter-bound in suede, an unusual choice by the publisher. Gilt lettering on the spine. Very Good condition, with shelf-soiling and bumped corners. Clean text; 133 pages. No dustjacket. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. First Thus.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Alexander King. First Edition.

Price = 30.00 USD



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