B&W ill. Good, light blue cloth (hardcover) light stain along gutters. 263pp. The Marchesa Capranica del Grillo, better known as Adelaide Ristori, died in Rome, Italy, the 9th of October, 1906, aged 84. Her life was full of vivid contrasts; a life which, even apart from its stage aspects, was more than ordinarily full of colour.
Good. No dust jacket. Some scuffing and wear to cover. Library copy with standard marks and labels. Pages slightly wavy. Some chipping and discoloration on page edges. Binding tight and text clean. All proceeds from purchases from BooksKC go to benefit the Rehabilitation Institute of Kansas City, a nonprofit organization which provides job services, training, and employment to individuals with disabilities.
36 b/w illus / plates. Very Good. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall Very good (sl rubbing to cloth/edges). 8vo xvi+263pp+plts Translated, with a preface, by G. Mantellini; biographical appendix by L.D. Ventura. Spine title: Memoirs of Madame Ristori.
Good. Hardcover rubbed and lighlty chipped at spine ends and lightly bumped corners, cover and foredges lightly soiled, spine and pages browned, gold and silver stamping on front cover, gold on spine. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
with a biographical appendix by L. D. Ventura, illustrated from photographs and engravings. 8vo, pp. 263. Translated from the Italian by G. Mantellini. Illustrated with portraits. Cover little worn, o/w VG. Autobiography of the actress.
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