The Pecorone of Ser Giovanni. Now First Translated into English by W. G. Waters. Ser Giovanni Fiorentino.

The Pecorone of Ser Giovanni. Now First Translated into English by W. G. Waters.

London: Privately Printed for Members of the Society of Bibliophiles, 1898. Illustrated by Hughes, E. R. First British Edition. Hardcover. Item #24908

Edition limited to 1000 copies (this being #120). In three volumes. xi, 278pp; 323pp; 328pp. Original grey pictorial cloth stamped in gold on the front panels and the side panels, top edges gilt, others uncut. With frontispieces and nine inserted plates by E. R. Hughes. A collection of novellas in the style of Boccaccio, originally published in Italy in the late 1300s. Mild fading to spines, upper front corner of volume two bruised. A nice, very good+ set. ; Octavo.

Price: $100.00

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