dante's inferno cary dore1887 antique rare illustrated
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old antique book Dante's Inferno translated by Cary Illustrated by Gustave Dore originally written by Dante Alighieri in latin/italian.There are many staues of this man around Italy. Gustave Dore has Illustrated some of the greatest books ever like Edgar Allan Poe's the Raven , Don Quixote and one of the most widely sought after versions of the bible. there must be 30-40 spectacualr illustrations each one suitable for framing. This book is in nowhere near great condition. The spine is separated at the front half and there are small tears on a few pages. The book is all there and more than readable condition. There is an inscription in the front reading 1887 and one in the back reading price paid ten dollars. this is a big heavy book. I dont know all there is to know about this book but i can answer any questions to the best of my knowledge. Paypal only no reserve and shipping is 11.99.check out my other auctions for other vintage items. Please read this.... shipping is not 4.00 shipping is $11.99. ebay would not let me put more than 4.oo and i have tried to change it twice. this is a large heavy old book that must be boxed properly. sorry for the inconvenience. if you have any questions i will respond promptly.