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1 Boccaccio, Giovanni Pasquerella and Madonna Babetta
New York Boar's Head 1949 First Thus. Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
New York: Boar's Head, 1949. Boccaccio's sexy classic, illustrated with decorations by the artist Fabio Fabbi (1861-1946). This is a Near Fine copy of the First Edition Thus. Orange cloth binding withblack lettering on the spine. No dustjacket. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Thus.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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2 Boccaccio, Giovanni The Decameron (Two Volumes)
New York Boni & Liveright 1925 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Clara Tice Signed
New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925. Here is a beautiful set of Boccaccio's erotic masterpiece, number 62 in an edition LIMITED to 1000 copies that have been SIGNED by the publisher. Large, heavy octavos, "For Subscribers Only". Dark green cloth bindings, ruled, with a gilt medalion of the author on the front cover; gilt lettering on the spine. The Translation is by John Payne; Introduction by Francis Hueffer. Absolutely clean text on heavy stock. Volume One (xxix, 374 pages) goes to the end of the Fifth Day; Volume Two (355 pages) includes three Appendices, by Richard Garret, Sir Walter Raleigh, and W.P. Ker. The spines are lightly faded, and the front hinge of Volume One is cracking; else Fine copies of this quite attractive edition.. Signed by Publisher. First Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Clara Tice. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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3 Boccaccio, Giovanni The Most Pleasant and Delectable Questions of Love
New York Three Sirens Press 1931 First Thus. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Alexander King 
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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