The Tourist in Italy
Ref. 106072 Edition. First Edition
Illustrated By: S. Prout, Esq. F.S.A.
Published By: Robert Jennings and William Chaplin 1831 (London)
Published a year after Roscoe's famous The Tourist in Switzerland and Italy, this is the first edition dedicated solely to Italy. Hardback clothbound with blind tooled border to cover. Five raised bands to spine with gilt tooled bands and title. All edge gilt. Gilt tooled border around fep. Double page engraved frontispiece. Twenty six plates total throughout. Cover and spine rubbed with bumping to edges, particularly to hinge. Prelims and early pages toned to edges with faint foxing, pages are otherwise relatively clean. Overall very good- condition. 271 pp. Lovely copy.
Book Condition: Very Good
Size: Large 8vo
Book Type: Book
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