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    A Wonderfully Illustrated and Illuminated Edition of Dante, in a Superb Custom Binding

    [Illumination] Dante Alighieri. The New Life. Translated by Dante Gabriel Rossetti. Illustrations by Evelyn Paul. London / New York: George C. Harrap / Brentano's, [n.d., 1916]. Quarto. 167 pages. With 8 illuminated color illustrations and 8 tipped-in color illustrations by Evelyn Paul. In an elaborately tooled leather with a decorative metal slab at each corner. Profile portrait of Dante on front cover. Separation to page 166. In original box with separation to joints. Overall, a near fine copy of a book with beautiful Medieval-style illuminated illustrations. From the Pre-Raphaelite Collection of William E. Fredeman.

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    April, 2015
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
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