DECAMERON By Giovanni Boccaccio (Folio Society)
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Comes with a dark green box with booklet
Production Details: Bound in Nigerian goatskin, blocked with an abstract design by Jeff Clements, containing motifs of medieval windows and male and female symbols. Separate leather titling label. Top-edge gilding. Ribbon marker. Presented in a buckram-bound solander box, together with a booklet ‘The Happy Art of Narration: Readings of Boccaccio and the Decameron’ by selected writers. Translated by Richard Aldington and illustrated with 20 aquatints by John Buckland-Wright. Set in Poliphilus. 712 pages. 10˝ x 6¼˝. Each is numbered by hand on a limitation page.