Title: Illustrations de l'histoire d'Italie, 1846
Author: Just-Jean-Etienne Roy
Publisher: Paris et Limoges, M. Ardant freres
Condition: Very Good
An extremely scarce 19th century edition of Roy’s Illustrations from the history of Italy, which ironically, does not bear any illustrations asides from the frontispiece.
Worldcat records 4 existing copies of this edition in libraries.
This edition is bound in an ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt emblems to the covers, and a gilt spine with two figures present.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 270 pages
On note of condition this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding, and slight rubbing to the spine. There is little to no foxing or staining throughout.