Italy Italia Vaticano Vatican Beauties 1930 Giordano monumental book illustratedBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Bellezze d'Italia, Pubblicazione Semestrale. La Citta del Vaticano. Direttore Fondatore: Mario Giordano. 1930, Milano, Edizioni Italia Artistica.
"Beauties of Italy, Semiannual Publication. The Vatican City".
Monumental folio volume, profusely illustrated with a variety of types of plates. Numerous plates color with tissue guards, woodcuts well printed, color ads and industry photos, etc.
Original printed boards, cloth spine, stapled and string tied (string ties now lacking). text block tight & sound but detached from covers, front endpaper detached.
Binding worn, rubbed and lightly stained, contents very clean and nearly as issued.
Book measures: 19" H X 13 1/8" W.