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    A Lovely Example of the First Book Printed by the Petrarch Press

    [Petrarch Press]. Thoughts from the Letters of Petrarch. [Oregon House]: Petrarch Press, 2004. First edition thus, one of thirty copies (numbered "46") on Ruscombe Mills custom cotton and linen handmade paper, out of a total edition of 150 copies. Octavo. [133], [1, blank] pages. Bound in the publisher's exquisite full blue levant morocco, boards decoratively ruled and stamped in gilt, red gilt morocco central lozenge, spine ruled and stamped in gilt in compartments, five raised bands, original full blue morocco slipcase. Fine.


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