The Lily of the Arno or Florence Past and Present

By: Johnson, Virginia W.

Price: $60.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


The edition here is not stated, but I assume it is a 1st because the 2nd edition states as such. Illustrated. Photogravure frontis and plates, each with a captioned tissue guard. Titles and gilt decoration on upper board and spine, t.e.g., beveled edges, in the publisher's printed cloth dust-wrapper. Includes: Dark red cloth binding, 25 plates. Corners rubbed, offsetting to the endpapers; jacket somewhat darkened with a water spot on spine, chips at spine and corners. This is a famous 19th century description and discussion of Florence with a quite scarce dustjacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 354 pages

Title: The Lily of the Arno or Florence Past and Present

Author Name: Johnson, Virginia W.

Categories: Travel,

Edition: 1st Edition, Illustrated; First Printing

Publisher: Boston, Estes and Lauriat: 1891

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 15954

Keywords: Travel Italy Florence World History 19th Century Dust Wrapper