Officina Della Scuola Di Arte Tipografica Del Comune Di Bologna. C.1923. Edition: First Edition., Binding: Full beige cloth boards. Upper with printed paper cover. Bevelled edges. Front and bottom edges uncut.
, Notes: Giulio Ricci was an Italian illustrator and engraver.
Cesare Ratta (1857 – 1938) was an Italian typographer.
, Size: Folio (404x 297 mm). , Illustration: First Edition. Limited Edition #3/200. Text in Italian.
All pages decorated with elaborate arabesque border in orange. With historiated initials at chapters. 14 full-page plates, including 8 woodcuts with captioned tissue guards. Rare early copy with full 8 engravings: due to an alleged disagreement between Ricci and Ratta, later copies lack Ricci’s full set of engravings.
, Category: Book Asia Middle East General;. A fine example. Text and plates are clean and crisp. Item #B6708