Jerusalem Delivered Liberated 1764 Tasso fine 2 vol. French Italian leather setBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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La Gerusalemme Liberata di Toquato Tasso, Colle Osservazioni di Niccolo Cianculo e di Scipio Gentili.
Published 1764, Nimes & Avignon, France by Michele Gaude.
2 volumes, 432, 415 pages. Text in Italian.
Period leather bindings, raised bands, gilt compartment decorations, gilt title lettering on contrasting red leather labels, marbled edges and end papers.
Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display light to moderate age spotting. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Scarce beautiful set with lovely age patina.
Books measure: 6 3/4" H X 4 1/2" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 2".