The Uffizi ABC: A Facsimile Reproduction in Miniature.

By: Arthur MaQuarie (1874-1955).

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LIMITED EDITION of 300 copies, this is number 51. Printed on an Italian handmade paper from Amalfi by Gianini, Florence. Miniature Book. 3 1/8 x 2 1/2 inches. Unpaginated. [64] pp. 25 drawings by "Buono Fortuna" including portraits of major artists represented in the Uffizi; text clean, unmarked, except Lathorakis' pencil notations on the limitation page. Black-stamped purple cloth, matching end-papers; binding square and tight. SIGNED by John Lathourakis on the limitation page. SCARCE. Fine. Maquarie's little book went through 9 editions from 1900 to 1908. In his introduction, Lathourakis notes Maquarie's book "provided us with great enjoyment and laughter." REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th Cent. US Miniature Books, No. 1931.

Title: The Uffizi ABC: A Facsimile Reproduction in Miniature.

Author Name: Arthur MaQuarie (1874-1955).

Categories: Miniature Book,

Publisher: Seattle, WA:, Tabula Rasa Press,: 1992

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: IY915-271

Keywords: Arthur MaQuarie, The Uffizi ABC A Facsimile Reproduction in Miniature, Miniature Book, Limited Edition, Tabula Rasa Press