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The Sea-Charm of Venice

£14.99

Product description

Uncommon book, first edition. Green cloth hard covers with gilt titles on the front and spine. Spine is bumped at the top and base. Top edge is gilt, for edge is untrimmed and foxed. No inscriptions, binding is tight, text is clean and unmarked. In August 1907 The Spectator reviewed this publication: “This little book may very profitably be made a Pocket companion by anyone who meditates a visit to Venice. We cannot all expect to see what Mr. Stopford Brooke sees, or, anyhow, to realise the beauty of water and land—where Venice is concerned we reverse the usual order—as he realises it. Still, this book will help; and for the less fortunate people who must be content to imagine the city, with its varied charm, for themselves, this fine bit of word-painting cannot fail to be a delight.”

Item details

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Uncommon book, first edition, very good condition
Author(s):
Brooke, Stopford A
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1907
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
113
Publisher:
Duckworth & Co

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Uncommon book, first edition. Green cloth hard covers with gilt titles on the front and spine. Spine is bumped at the top and base. Top edge is gilt, for edge is untrimmed and foxed. No inscriptions, binding is tight, text is clean and unmarked. In August 1907 The Spectator reviewed this publication: “This little book may very profitably be made a Pocket companion by anyone who meditates a visit to Venice. We cannot all expect to see what Mr. Stopford Brooke sees, or, anyhow, to realise the beauty of water and land—where Venice is concerned we reverse the usual order—as he realises it. Still, this book will help; and for the less fortunate people who must be content to imagine the city, with its varied charm, for themselves, this fine bit of word-painting cannot fail to be a delight.”

Added value:
Uncommon book, first edition, very good condition
Author(s):
Brooke, Stopford A
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1907
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
113
Publisher:
Duckworth & Co

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