Original dustwrapper tanned at spine, and long tear to plain front panel, other edgewear. No slipcase. Book itself in fine condition. Signed by illustrator Bruno Bramanti and printer Giovanni Mardersteig (Officina Bodoni). Newsletter laid in. Extra postage required for international shipping: please inquire before ordering. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: I PROMESSI SPOSI (THE BETROTHED). The 1844 ...
Publisher: The Limited Editions Club
Publication Date: 1951
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description The Limited Editions Club, Verona, 1951. 1/4 cloth. First Thus. Lg. 8vo. xii,(2),678,(2)pp. Illustrated with numerous text woodcuts made by Gonin for the author in 1840, and engraved for this edition by Bramanti. Edition limited to 1,500 numbered copies printed at the Officina Bodoni in Verona by Giovanni Mardersteig, and signed by him on the limitation leaf and also by Bruno Bramanti. Tan linen over patterned boards. Housed in publisher's plain black cardboard slipcase. Slipcase with some chips at edges and joints cracked but still holding nicely. End papers and blank endleaves with some foxing (text leaves unaffected). Very good + in very good - slipcase Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 1549
Book Description Printed for the Members of The Limited Editions Club at the Officina Bodoni, Verona, 1951. xi, , 676,  pp (including Notes). Illustrations engraved by Bruno Bramanti. Royal 8vo. A few faint spots to lower third of spine cloth, otherwise a VG+ book in a similar slipcase. Linen cloth spine over patterned paper boards, with spine title label. Pale violet topstain. Slipcase 1st edition thus (Newman & Wiche 227). #325 / 1500 cc. SIGNED by the Engraver & Printer, Giovanni Mardersteig. Seller Inventory # 31044