Good. Small Quarto. Half Leather Hardcover, 1862. Ex-library with the usual treatments. 1275pp., dampstained frontis. portrait engraving. Text in Italian. Black leather spine and corners, with gilt lettering and tooling, five raised bands on spine. Leather is heavily rubbed/peeling along joints and extremities, moderate knicking to surfaces. Significantly rubbed and scratched black marbled paper boards, boards exposed along edges. Crack between pages 18/19, otherwise hinges and textblock are secure, patterned foredges have faded. Two bookplates at front pasetdown, minor penil markings to ffep, else free of reader's markings. Preliminary leaves contain creased corners and are moderately foxed, otherwise light foxing throughout. Only very minimal soiling present. Offered by the Antiquarian, Rare, and Collectible department of Better World Books. Your purchase benefits global literacy programs. 100% satisfaction guaranteed.