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Series: Documenti sulle Arti del Libro, Collezione Promossa dalla Cartiera Ventura, No. V. LIMITED EDITION of 2,300 copies, this is one of 300 unnumbered copies printed on specially made paper from the Cartiera Ventura. Folio. 13 x 10 1/4 inches. (111) pp. Series half-title, half-title, 7 figures, 89 plates (1 double-page), full descriptive bibliography of the 22 books used to illustrate this volume, bibliography; text clean unmarked. Plain stiff wrappers, printed jacket on green paper folds over the wrappers, added mylar jacket; binding square and tight, head of spine bumped. Ex library rubber stamps of Kansas City Public Library and pencil call number on page 9, label removed from inside front cover. With the original green paper slip case, spine label removed with an added title label on top edge of slip case. Very Good. This is an important study of the hand-writing manuals of sixteenth-century Italy by the former director of the Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze, published the same year that Casamassima lead the effort to limit the damage the Florence flood inflicted in November to valuable documents preserved in the library.
Title: Trattati di Scrittura del Cinquecento Italiano.
Categories: Documenti sulle Arti del Libro,
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Milan:, Edizioni il Polifilo,: 1966
Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good
Item: 0.00 Item
Seller ID: CH814-029
Keywords: Emanuele Casamassima, Trattati di Scrittura del Cinquecento Italiano, Documenti sulle Arti del Libro, Collezione Promossa dalla Cartiera Ventura, Hand-Writing Manuals, Sixteenth Century, Humanism, Renaissance,