Title: Histoire de Florence, 1855
Author: J J E Roy
Publisher: Tours, Ad. Mame et Cie
An uncommon mid 19th century edition of Roy’s History of Florence. There are six plates of illustrations throughout.
Worldcat records 28 existing copies of this edition in libraries.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt against white, and red and green flowering designs. There is a lithograph central panel present.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 284 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with some rubbing and wear to the binding, with some rubbing and wear to the binding, with chipping to the head of the spine, and border of the central panel. There is foxing throughout.