[Collection de Costumes Italiens Dessines d'apres Nature en 1827].
Place Published: Paris
Publisher: Chez Daudet l'Aine
Date Published: 1829
Description: Title page lacking. Illustrated with 47 of 48 full-page lithographic plates by Boilly & Engelmann, each nicely hand-colored (lower corners dampstained in margin and some foxing throughout, heavier at rear, lacking plate 33 and with plate 48 torn). Tall 4to, older 3/4 black morocco over marbled boards; well-rubbed; front cover and marbled endpaper have been re-attached. [Paris: Chez Daudet l'Aine, no date, 1829]. A good copy of this exceedingly scarce book
Comments: The many manners, customs and amusements of the different regions of Italy are represented.Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 242261