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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

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

Northern Italy including Leghorn, Florence, Ravenna and routes through Switzerland and Austria [Travel Guide]

By: Baedeker, Karl

Price: $24.00

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

Seller ID: 008520

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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 of a world now past. Second Edition. 16cm tall; xxxviii, 398 pages. 25 maps, 52 plans. Carefully handled, Text clea... View more info

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Vino Italiano

By: Bastianich, Joseph; Lynch, David

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Crown Publications,: 2002.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008894

ISBN: 0609608487


Vino Italiano is the only comprehensive and authoritative American guide to the wines of Italy. It surveys the country's wine-producing regions; identifies key wine styles, producers, and vintages; and offers delicious regional recipes. Extensive reference materials on Italy's 300 growing zones, 361 authorized grape varieties, and 200 of the top producers? provide essential information for restaurateurs and wine merchants, as well as for wine enthusiasts. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Previous owner's name on front paste-down. 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

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Publisher's Plain Wraps.


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" <BR>Bi-lingual Italian-English </b>

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

By: Castellaneta, Carlo

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Milano:, Edizioni CELIP,: 1996

Seller ID: 004292

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Two page color map of Rome.


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 Monthly Journal Devoted to New and Current Publications, Volume 8. 1900. View more info

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Olivia Goes to Venice

By: Falconer, Ian

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Atheneum Books for Young Readers: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010846

ISBN: 1416996745

Condition: New


Olivia tops her past ventures and escapades when she convinces her family to spend spring vacation in Venice. They wander over many bridges, are enchanted by the beautiful palazzos on the Grand Canal, and feed the pigeons. The pigs consume numerous gelatos and almost sink a gondola from the extra weight they've put on. Charcoal and gouache illustrations and photos of the city are digitally enhanced.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 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

Image for <b>Florence: Monumental Map ex </b><br>(A Visitor's Map)

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

Condition: Very Good


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> 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

ISBN: 0060723432

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


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

Image for <b>Florence, A Delicate Case  </b><br> (The Writer and the City)

Florence, A Delicate Case
(The Writer and the City)

By: Leavitt, David

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York and London, Bloomsbury: 2002

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 010350

ISBN: 1582342393

Condition: New


The third in the critically-acclaimed Writer and the City Series-in which some of the world's finest novelists reveal the secrets of the cities they know best. Florence is a lively account of expatriate life in the 'city of the lily'.Inscribed by the author on the title page. First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 12mo; 7.25 inches tall; [10] 176 [4] pages. Map end-pages. 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. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous owners name on verso of free end-page. 9.75 inches tall. 407 pages with an index. Map end-pages. View more info

Image for <b> Italian Portraits in Engadine Frames </b><br>[Swiss Alps]

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 block has deckled edges. The pages and plates show mild toning and occasional light marginal foxing. Bindings very tight and ... View more info

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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.

Seller ID: 007519

ISBN: 037550432X


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, Route 66 A.D. vividly recaptures the magic of the Roman Empire in all its complexity and wonder. View more info

Image for <b>Naples. In Flight Over the city and Campania. Ediz. illustrata (Italia emozioni dal cielo)  </b><br>[Italy]

Naples. In Flight Over the city and Campania. Ediz. illustrata (Italia emozioni dal cielo)
[Italy]

By: Piovan, Raffaella

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Italy, White Star: 2008

Seller ID: 010537

ISBN: 8854403695

Condition: Fine


A portrait of a region with a uniquely rich historical legacy and unsurpassed natural beauty, thrilling glimpses of the crater of Mt. Vesuvius, as well as the archaeological wonders of Pompeii and Herculaneum, the picturesque Amalfi Coast and to the idyllic island of Capri, iconic structures as the former monastery of Certosa di San Martino perched on top of the Vomero and the Castel dell'Ovo on the tiny islet Megarides and much more.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. Text in English. Oblong; 11.75 inches by 8 inches; 224 pages with index; color photography... 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

Condition: Dustwrapper illustration by Lynton Lamb. <br>


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

ISBN: 9781559702591<br>


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