Da Porto, Luigi; Evans, Jessie Benton, translated and illustrated by
Title GIULIETTA AND ROMEO
Book Condition Fine in decorated vellum; in nearly as fine printed tissue dustwrapper--an extraordinarily fragile jacket that here is miraculously well-preserved. Octavo.
Edition First edition, first printing. One of one-thousand copies printed on Van Gelder paper.
Publisher Portland, Maine: The Mosher Press, 1934.
Seller ID 44426.00
Translation by Evans of the early sixteenth century tale which provided the source for Shakespeare's tragedy of star-crossed lovers. Illustrated with paintings done by Evans in Italy and with photos of Italian locales, protected with mottoed tissues.
Shakespeare. Italian Literature. Literature. Illustrated Books.