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London: J. Wright, 1804. Translated from the Italian. Illustrated with black and white frontispiece and title vignettes. 2 volumes. 8vos, full tan calf, ornately gilt stamped spines with red and green leather labels, gilt stamped dentelles, marbled endpapers (Head of spine of vol 2 rubbed, crazing to front cover of vol 2 and slightly affecting back cover of volume 1. Two red pen lines on verso of the half title page. Some very light foxing confined to a handful of.....
Philadelphia: George Barrie, 1900. Done into English Prose and Verse by John Payne. 2 volumes, illustrations in 2 states by Leopold Flameng, tissue guards. 8vo, blue cloth, paper spine labels. Philadelphia: George Barrie, N.d. ca. 1900. Near Fine. Number 68 of 100 numbered copies printed on Japan Vellum.
Westminster: Folio Society, 2007. Translated by Richard Aldington and illustrated with aquatints by Buckland-Wright. 710 pages. Thick tall 8vo, handsomely bound in publisher's full red leather with gilt and black-stamped pictorial designs, t.e.g. Westminster: Folio Society, (2007). Limited edition -- one of 1750 numbered copies. A fine copy, preserved in a green cloth clamshell case along with a slim pamphlet "The Happy Art of Narration: Readings of Boccaccio and the Decameron"
New York: The Nottingham Society, 1920. Translated by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Illustrated in sepia tone, some by Gustave Dore. 4 volumes. thick 8vos, 3/4 dark blue morocco over blue cloth, (corners rubbed), gilt stamped spine with papyrus flower motif, top edges gilt. New York: The Nottingham Society. No date, circa 1920. A very good(+) set. Containing: Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso.
Czechoslovakia: Artia. Translated by I. R. Gottheimer. 20 color plates, 176 black and white illus. 111pp. of text. 4to, gilt decorated red cloth (a bit edgeworn; foot of spine lightly stained; internally clean). Czechosolovakia: Artia, (no date, circa 1947). The mural and wood panel paintings of Karlstein Castle by the Court Painter of Charles IV.
Garden City: Garden City Publishing Inc., 1949. Two volumes. Translated by Richard Aldington. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. 562 total pages, tall 8vos, brick-colored cloth (previous owner's bookplates pasted neatly on the front endpapers; tiny chip at the top of the spine of Volume Two). Garden City; Garden City Publishing Inc., 1949. Very good(+) condition. Signed in full by Kent on the limitation page in Volume One; No. 958 of 1,500 copies.
Mainz: Verlag Philipp Von Zabern, 2000. Illustrated with with 432 b/w photographs at rear and a handful of b/w and color photos in the text. 257 pages of text. Thick 4to, black cloth. d.w. Mainz: Verlag Philipp Von Zabern. Book is fine; wrapper is very good(+) with minor creasing at top edge and some tears in outer plastic wrapper.
Milan: Rizzoli, 1970. Text in Italian. Illustrated in color with some additional black and white images. 119 pages, slim 4to, pictorial boards, dust wrapper (some foxing to interior of dust wrapper). Milan: Rizzoli, (1970). A near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. Number 38 in the Classici dell'Arte Rizzoli series.