Florence: Its History, the Medici, the Humanists, Letters, Arts by Charles Emile Yriarte
1897. 157 pages. Dark green dust jacket over gilt decorative green cloth in a black slipcase. Photographic black and white frontis and photographic black and white plates throughout. Fair tanning to pages with heavier tanning to pastedowns and endpapers. Pencil and pen inscriptions to front endpaper and mild tanning to text block-fore edge and bottom edge. Hinges are cracked with exposed netting. Boards have light edge wear with slight rubbing and minor bumping to corners. Soft crushing to spine ends and book is forward leaning. Slipcase has visible scratching and rubbing with vast bumping to corners and edges. Clipped jacket with fair rubbing and modest edge wear. Small tear to front top edge of jacket as well.