Milano: Dalla Società Tipografica de' Classici Italiani, 1803. First Edition. Hardcover. Item #24969
In four volumes. lxiii, 516pp; 526pp; 416pp; 312, 151pp + index and publisher's advertisements. Subscribers' list at the end of volume one. Contemporary quarter calf over marbled boards, spines lettered and decorated in gold, all edges uncut. Engraved frontispiece. Volume one includes Vita di Giovanni Boccaccio Fiorentino Poeta by Filippo Villani and Vita di Giovanni Boccaccio by Girolamo Tiraboschi. Volume four includes Vita di Dante Alighieri and Lettere di Messer Giovanni Boccaccio. Some wear to extremities, a couple of short closed tears to the spines. Internally particularly clean with many pages still unopened. In the Italian language. Gamba 190.; Octavo.