Wonders of Italy: The Monuments of Antiquity, the Churches, the Palaces, the Treasures of Art - A Handbook for Students and Travellers
Place Published: Florence
Publisher: The Medici Art Series
Date Published: 1950
Edition: Tenth edition, revised and enlarged
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 24602
623pp. Small quarto [25 cm] Full brown leather with raised bands, a gilt stamped title on the spine, and gilt stamped designs on the covers. Decorative endsheets. Very good. The covers are rubbed and scratched. There is a 2 inch crack in the rear board along the joint. The front pastedown has a small label and a previous owner's bookplate. The edges of the pages are yellowed. The book is sturdy.
With 3265 illustrations from photographs and six full-page plates in colour and several charts.