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History of Venice, 2 Vols

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

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History of Venice, 2 Vols

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Era:

Vintage; 1980s

Condition:

Excellent

Materials:

paper

Size:

9.5" L x 6.5" W x 3" H

Color/Finish:

blue/purple

Why We Love This

Venice: The Rise to Empire and Venice: The Greatness and the Fall by John Julius Norwich. London: Allen Lane, 1977 and 1981. First printings. Two lovely copies of Norwich's definitive history of the world's most enigmatic city. With mellifluous authority he traces the extraordinary world dominance achieved by the ruthless City State, and its long and magnificent decline into a tourist destination. Both books and jackets are in near fine condition.
As described by Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Why We Love This

Venice: The Rise to Empire and Venice: The Greatness and the Fall by John Julius Norwich. London: Allen Lane, 1977 and 1981. First printings. Two lovely copies of Norwich's definitive history of the world's most enigmatic city. With mellifluous authority he traces the extraordinary world dominance achieved by the ruthless City State, and its long and magnificent decline into a tourist destination. Both books and jackets are in near fine condition.

About Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books is based in Manhattan, helping collectors to build unique libraries by finding and celebrating unusual works. Whether your interests lie in poetry, art history, first editions of modern classics, or getting hold of some favorite childhood book, this is the perfect way to rediscover the best books from the last 70 years. Unless indicated, almost all books are US or UK first editions and all defects are noted.