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Image for <b>Italia Mia  </b><br>[Italy]

Italia Mia
[Italy]

By: Lollobrigida, Gina; Moravia, Alberto

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Italy:, Sedifo,: 1973.

Seller ID: 008160


A celebrated photographic essay called My Italy - by the Italian actress, Gina Lollobrigida. Illustrated with black & white and color photos of scenes and people of Italy.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light edge wear and minor chipping.Text is in English. View more info

Image for <b> Venice </b><br>[Italy]

Venice
[Italy]

By: Ragg Lonsdale and Ragg, Laura

Price: $125.00

Publisher: A & C Black,, London:: 1916.

Edition: First Edition, Thus

Seller ID: 008307


Half Morocco with marbled boards, four raised spine bands, stamped gilt decorations and titles, Top edge gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Minor fray top spine band. Small bookstore sticker on rear pastedown.A very handsome collectible copy. An uncommon find. View more info

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Wine Atlas of Italy: And Traveller's Guide to the Vineyards

By: Anderson, Burton

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1991

Seller ID: 009666


Profiles the wine regions of Italy, describing the landscape, soils, and products made, describes and evaluates the vineyards and their wines, offers travel information and detailed maps for the visitor, and more. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light edgewear. View more info

Image for <b>Northern Italy including Leghorn, Florence, Ravenna and routes through Switzerland and Austria  </b>

Northern Italy including Leghorn, Florence, Ravenna and routes through Switzerland and Austria

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Leipaig, Germany:, Verlag Von Karl Baedeker,: 1899.

Seller ID: 008520


Founded in 1827, Baedeker guides gained popularity during the second half of the 19th century (so much so that Baedekering became part of everyday language). Complete. Maps and plans all good. Bindings firm, Light wear to wraps with a scuffs on spine and sun-fading to edge of front. Moderate age-toning. 16mo; lxiv, 539 pages. 25 maps, 35 plans. View more info

Image for <b>Italy from the Alps to Naples  </b>

Italy from the Alps to Naples

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker Publisher: 1909

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 009468


Founded in 1827, Baedeker guides gained popularity during the second half of the 19th century (so much so that Baedekering became part of everyday language)They were an invaluable and essential part of civilized travel in the fin-de-siecle. Baedeker guides were known for both their accuracy and attention to detail. Included in each are intricate colored fold-out maps and floor plans. Baedekers comments and recommendations open a fascinating window into the mores o... View more info

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To and From Rome.

By: Batten, John Mullin. [Italy]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Downingtown, PA:, Published for the Author,: 1914.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 003801


Maroon cloth covered boards Title in gilt on the front. Bindings square and tight; clean text, Minimal handling. Has original plain paper wrappers. The Grand Tour to most important European cities in the time prior to World War I. View more info

Image for ...<b>Milano: Le Luci della citti 'Milan: The Lights of the City' Bi-lingual Italian-English.</b>

...Milano: Le Luci della citti 'Milan: The Lights of the City' Bi-lingual Italian-English.

By: Castellaneta, Carlo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Milano:, Edizioni CELIP,: 1996.

Seller ID: 004292


Carefully used. No flaws but gentle use. This bi-lingual study of Milan is showcased with wonderful photography as it takes you through the history of the city and it journey towards tomorrow. View more info

Image for ...<b> Ave Roma Immortalis  </b><br> [Two Volumes – Complete.] [Travelogue and History: Rome, Italy]

... Ave Roma Immortalis
[Two Volumes – Complete.] [Travelogue and History: Rome, Italy]

By: Crawford, Frances Marion

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London:, The Macmillan and CO.,: 1900.

Edition: Later printing [first issue in 1898].

Seller ID: 006856


A popular history of the City of Rome based on the ancient records and travelogue, Very readable as it is authored by a well-respected novelist. Top edges gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Spine heavily sunned. 8vo; pp. x, 332; [x], 344.Two page color map of Rome. Fully illustrated with 29 tissue-guarded red captioned photogravure plates and Numerous in-text drawings by Henry Brokman Ref: A ... View more info

Image for ...<b> The Lion of St Mark: Venice: the Story of a City from Attila to Napoleon  </b><br>

... The Lion of St Mark: Venice: the Story of a City from Attila to Napoleon

By: Feist, Aubrey

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Indianapolis and New York:, Bobbs-Merrill,: 1971.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007739


Feist, an eminent British historian and novelist has distilled the spirit of Venice, the intangible essence marked as much by the lust for blood, power and gold and the quest for beauty.Unread, unopened. Bindings tight and square. Text clean. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light shelf handling. 299 pages with extensive bibliography. View more info

Image for ...<b>La Fontane Di Roma. [The Fountains of Rome]</b>

...La Fontane Di Roma. [The Fountains of Rome]

By: Fendi, Anna with Carla, Franca, Alda and Paola [Forward: BOLLEA, Giovanni]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Italy:, Fendi: 2000

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 005123


No flaws but minor scuff to rear of dust jacket. Text in Italian, English and Japanese. 13.5 inches tall. B/W photography View more info

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Florence: Monumental Map ex
(A Visitor's Map)

By: Giannini, Giulio ; Mastrelli, C.V. , Dir.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Italy:, Istituto Geografico Militare,: 1955.

Seller ID: 009012


Folded measures: 8.75 x 4.25 inches; opens to 12 panels each with tourist information and some advertisement. Full color perspective map surrounded by local advertisements. Unfolded measures: 25 x 17.25 inches.; actual map is 17 x 12 inches. --- REF: OCLC: 812309135; 5 copies, two in USA of this issue. Carefully handled with light age-toning. One closed tear bottom of first fold on right side. View more info

Image for <b> The Road in Tuscany : A Commentary.  </b><br>2 Volume- Complete

The Road in Tuscany : A Commentary.
2 Volume- Complete

By: Hewlett, Maurice ; Rogers , Bruce

Price: $80.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1904

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009828


First Edition, First Printing. [Trade]. 8vo; 21 cm.; vii 383 ; v 375 pages with Index. Illustrated with tissue-guarded plates and numerous in-text drawings. Publisher's red cloth with stamped decoration and titles in gilt. Top Edge gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear some hand soiling to the boards. Two bookplates on front paste-downs one is armorial of Henry Varnum Poor. Henry Varnum Poor (1812... View more info

Image for <b> Cucina del Sole: A Celebration of Southern Italian Cooking </b>

Cucina del Sole: A Celebration of Southern Italian Cooking

By: Jenkins, Nancy Harmon

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New York, William Morrow Cookbooks: 2007

Seller ID: 009551


Headnotes describe local folklore and traditions and what makes the food of Southern Italy a world on its own. Included are recipes for focaccias, pizzas and savory pies; soups and minestre; sauces for pasta; pasta, beans, rice, and other grains; fish and seafood; meat and poultry; vegetables; salads; and desserts. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

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Cruising the Mediterranean

By: Miller, Madeleine ; Miller J. Lane

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, Fleming H. Revell Company.: 1938

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.

Seller ID: 006857


This delightful travelogue details a ten-year voyage describing most of the ports and places of interest along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. Map endpages. Previous owners name on verso of free endpage. 9.75 inches tall. 407 pages with an index. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. View more info

Image for <b> A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy </b>

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy

By: Mr. Yorick [Sterne, Lawrence]

Price: $275.00

Publisher: London:, Thomas Tegg,: 1809

Edition: Early, "New" Edition. 1st Edition Thus with Rowlandson plates.

Seller ID: 006232


A lively travel narrative and one of the premier examples of early "stream-of-consciousness" technique . Laurence Sterne (1713 – 1768) was an Irish novelist and an Anglican clergyman. He wrote the novels The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman and A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, and also published many sermons, wrote memoirs, and was involved in local politics.In 1762 in an effort to find a climate that would improve h... View more info

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Italian Portraits in Engadine Frames
[Swiss Alps]

By: Painter, Lydia Ethel F. ("G.E.X")

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Wausau, Wisconsin, The Philosopher Press,: 1904.

Edition: Limited Edition: 1/100

Seller ID: 008140


Engadine is a long high Alpine valley region in the eastern Swiss Alps. The Engadine is protected by high mountain ranges on all sides and is famous for its sunny climate, beautiful landscapes and outdoor activities. A lovely bit of prose in a descriptive voice, privately printed. [The American Catalogue p1018]This antique limited edition volume is solidly bound in tan cloth covers with an illustrated front cover. There is light external age/wear. The text ... View more info

Image for ...<b> Route 66 A.D. :  On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists </b><br>

... Route 66 A.D. : On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists

By: Perrottet, Tony

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Random House,: 2002.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007519


First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Travel writer Perrottet retraced the ancient Grand Tour route, attempting to model the experience of an early Roman traveler along the way. A lively blend of fascinating historical anecdotes and hilarious personal encounters, interspersed with irreverent and often eerily prescient quotes from the ancients, Rout... View more info

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In the Wake of the Italian Artisan

By: Vittorio Fagone

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Italy, Silvana Editoriale d'Arte: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 002629


Introduction by Umberto Eco. First Edition. The text is in English. Grey cloth with green lettering with blind-stamped decoration on front cover and spine in pictorial dust jacket and Black Slipcase. Illustrated colored and B/W photos and paintings. Pictorial endpapers. No flaws or blemishes to book. Slip case shows moderate shelf handling.Interpretation of Italian artistic culture through the tools used by its masters. The author presents the everyday, functional... View more info

Image for ...<b> Roman Mornings </b><br>

... Roman Mornings

By: [Architecture] Lees-Milne, James

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London:, Allan Wingat,: 1956.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007631


A classical study in detail of eight Roman Buildings, their construction, history works of art... Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has wear to edges with some closed chipping and a tiny loss top spine. The spine has sun-faded. View more info

Image for ...<b> Harry's Bar: The Life & Times of the Legendary Venice Landmark </b><br>

... Harry's Bar: The Life & Times of the Legendary Venice Landmark

By: [Italy] Cipriani, Arrigo

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Arcade Publishing,: 1996.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007971


The anecdotal history of Harry's Bar in Venice, a meeting place for the rich and famous for sixty-five years, accompanies the autobiography of one of the founders of the bar, Arrigo Cipriani, from World War II through the present.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info