Two volumes complete (6" x 8.25"). Original three quarter purple morocco over marbled boards, raised bands, gilt titles and decorations, t.e.g., marbled endpapers. n.d. (no date, circa early 1900's). 371, 368 pages; 66 illustrations, including tissue protected frontispieces. Authorised translation from the Russian by Herbert Trench. SIGNED BINDING, "Bound for Korner & Wood by Whitman Bennett" (binder's stamp). Some light overall wear, internally clean and tight. An attractive set, SCARCE in leather binding. Size: Octavo. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Romance of Leonardo Da Vinci (Volumes I & II...
Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description G. P. Putnam's, The Knickerbocker Press, New York, 1901. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Blue cloth boards with dulled and/or rubbed gilt decoration and printing on spines. Vol. I Top spine end lightly bumped with tiny tear at center edge. Bottom spine end bumped. Both volumes have toning to end papers and pages. 66 illustrations. DJ's are original brown paper with blue decoration and printing on spine. Edge wear to DJ's. Top 2 1/2" of Vol. I DJ ( chipping to top edge) cleanly cracked off and is laid in. Bookseller Inventory # 001199