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The Vision of Hell Inferno: Dante Alighieri

Dante Alighieri

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About this Item: Cassell and Company, Limited. Hardcover. Condition: very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: no dj. Gustave Dore (illustrator). Translated by the Rev. Henry Francis Cary, M.A. This is the third ever English translation. Henry Francis Cary translated the text between 1805-1814. Contains critical and explanatory notes, life of Dante and chronology. Minor water damage on the front and back covers with the spine slightly torn. The red spine is embossed with gold lettering and detail. The illustrations are extraordinary. 183 pages in all. Seller Inventory # ny1013

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The Vision of Purgatory and Paradise: Dante Alighieri

Dante Alighieri

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About this Item: Cassell and Company, Limited. Hardcover. Condition: very good. Dust Jacket Condition: no dj. Gustave Dore (illustrator). Translated by the Rev. Henry Francis Cary, M.A. This is the third ever English translation. Henry Francis Cary translated the text between 1805-1814. Contains critical and explanatory notes, life of Dante and chronology. Minor damage on the corners and the top 2in by 2in square of the spine is removed. Some sun damage to the front cover. The gold embossing print on the spine is intact. The pages and binding are in excellent condition and the illustrations are extraordinary. 337 pages in all. Seller Inventory # ny1014

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About this Item: c. 1880, 1880. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. London: Cassell Petter & Galpin n.d. ca 1880. Folio. Uniformly bound in orig. full blue cloth with bevelled boards. Gilt borders and titles to front covers & spines. All edges gilt. With portr. and 135 full-page plates each with a captioned tissue-guard. Title-pages printed in red/black ink. Hinge weakening. Foxing throughout, otherwise near fine and complete. Seller Inventory # 208964

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Dante

Published by Hachette et Cie, Paris (1868)

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About this Item: Hachette et Cie, Paris, 1868. Pictorial Cloth. Condition: Fine. Gustave Dore (illustrator). 1st Edition. The first French edition of Dore's great Dante's Inferno with his masterful and evocative Profusely illustrated with hand tipped on wood engravings, steel quality throughtout. Pier Angelo Fiorentino translation with tex in parallel with the original Italian edition. Huge Atlas folio in the Original pictorial gilt cloth heavy boards, neatly and professionally rebacked with original spine laid down by Alan Grace of Surrey England. Size: Atlas Folio. Private Press. Seller Inventory # 007756

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Dante and Gustave Dore

Published by Casell & Co, London, New York and Paris (1885)

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About this Item: Casell & Co, London, New York and Paris, 1885. Gilt Pictorial Cloth. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dj as Issued. Gustave Dore (illustrator). 1st Edition Thus. : New York, London and Paris: Cassell & Company, [1888]. New edition., 1888. . 1st Edition. 1888 Dante Alighieri Divine Comedy English Inferno Hell Gustave DORE Illustrated "Abandon all hope, ye who enter here." Dante Alighieri, The Divine Comedy Fine illustrated edition of Dante s Inferno published by Cassell. Dante s "Divine Comedy" is one of the most important and long-lasting works for literature. This rare English edition, translated by H.F. Cary, is Cary s most famous and important work. In 1814, Cary published his translation on his own, as publishers would not take on the risk. This particular undated edition is quite rare and is illustrated with plates of Gustave Dore! ALIGHIERI, Dante Dante s Inferno Complete with the matching folio volume in gilt rich mustard cloth pictorial a pair rare thus both the same edition in folio published in New York, London and Paris: Cassell & Company, [1888]. New edition. Details: Collation complete with all pages: [viii], 162 o 76 full-page illustrated plates Note on dating: Imprint date supplied from Koch, T.W. Dante in America. Size: Folio. Private Press. Seller Inventory # 000717

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ALIGHIERI, DANTE; Gustave Dore (illustrator)

Published by Librairie De L. Hachette et Cie, Paris (1884)

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About this Item: Librairie De L. Hachette et Cie, Paris, 1884. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dante's Divine Comedy; illus. by Gustave Dore; Paris 1884 L'Enfer De Dante Alighieri by DANTE ALIGHIERI; Librairie De L. Hachette et Cie, Paris, 1884; Gustave Dore (illustrator); Brown cloth Folio sized (17" x 13") hardcover with bright gilt titles to spine; initials written to spine bottom neatly; some light foxing to page edges; beautiful illustrations throughout by Gustave Dore; bright text in French; VG+ condition; handsome copy; Dante's Divine Comedy beautifully illustrated. Seller Inventory # SKU1015325

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Dante's Inferno Vision of Hell Purgatory: Dante Alighieri

Dante Alighieri

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About this Item: Cassell and Co., 1880. Hardcover. Condition: Collectible: Very Good. BOOK IS IN NEAR FINE CONDITION WITH BEAUTIFUL BRIGHT GILT ILLUSTRATED COVER AND SPINE WITH TITLE TO BOTH. BINDING AND HINGES ARE EXCELLENT, FLOWERED END PAPERS AND PASTE DOWNS, BRIGHT GILT END PAGES, NO LOOSE OR MISSING PAGES, PAGES ARE BRIGHT AND CLEAN, WITHOUT MARKS EXCEPT PREVIOUS OWNER STAMP TO FRONT END PAPER (SEE PHOTO) AND NO FOXING. NO PUBLICATION DATE - CIRCA 1880. PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED WITH NUMEROUS FULL PAGE ENGRAVINGS BY FAMED FRENCH ARTIST GUSTAVE DORE, 183 PAGES, LARGE FOLIO MEASURES 13"x10.5". A VERY NICE EXAMPLE, HARD TO FIND IN THIS CONDITION. Seller Inventory # 202559098844

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DORÉ,GUSTAVE. Dante Alighieri.

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About this Item: Haarlem, A.C. Kruseman, 1867. 3 vols. 243,246,239 pp. Photographed and lithographed title-plates (Vol I & III) Wood-engr. plates by Gustav Doré & lithographed diagram in the rear of volume III. Decor. cloth. - Spines partly rebound and split, corners worn, text & plates foxed.I: De Hel, II: Het Vagevuur, III: Het Paradijs. * Scarce copy: privately published. Seller Inventory # 189468

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DANTE ALIGHIERI. DORE, Gustave (illus.)

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About this Item: Cassell & Company no date., New York. Translated by the Rev. Henry Francis Cary. xxiv, 183 pp. Illustrated with the Designs of M. Gustave Dore. Folio, publisher's brown cloth stamped in gold and black; a.e.g. New ediiton, with Critical and Explanatory Notes. Front free endpaper creased; small split to the front (inner) hinge; rear hinge cracked and repaired with glue; light rubbing to cloth at extremities. Seller Inventory # 58023

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THE VISION OF HELL [AND] THE VISION: Alighieri, Dante; Doré,

Alighieri, Dante; Doré, Gustave [illustrator]

Published by Cassell and Company, London (1903)

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About this Item: Cassell and Company, London, 1903. Hardcover. Quarto, 2 volumes; VG; bound in half dark green calf, green cloth boards; paneled spine with gilt lettering, sun-faded to brown; all edges of text block gilt; with 75 and 60 illustrated plates after Doré; interior clean; shelved above case 3. Dupont. Seller Inventory # 9-36-1310485

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Dante's Inferno; Purgatory and Paradise (2 Volumes): Dante Alighieri (M.

Dante Alighieri (M. Gustave Dore, illustrator)

Published by Cassell & Company Limited ND (Circa 1890), New York, London and Paris (1890)

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About this Item: Cassell & Company Limited ND (Circa 1890), New York, London and Paris, 1890. Hardcover. Condition: Good/Very Good. Gustave Dore (illustrator). New Edition. 2 Volumes, Hardcover, illustrated by Dore and translated by Henry Francis Cary. "Inferno", the first volume is good plus with rear hinge split and front hinge starting, wear to the corners and fraying to the spinal extremities, otherwise this is a clean copy with no foxing to the plates or the text. All 75 plates are present. "Purgatory & Paradise", the second volume, is very good with rear hinge starting with front hinge sound but tender. Some fraying to the spine ends and wear to the corners but neither is as excessive as Vol. I. All 60 plates are present and they are clean and bright with no foxing. Bound in brown cloth with gilt stamped pictorial front cover and spine. Probably Dore's masterwork. Seller Inventory # 3529

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Dante s Inferno: ALIGHIERI, Dante

ALIGHIERI, Dante

Published by Cassell, Petter, Galpin, Co (1890)

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About this Item: Cassell, Petter, Galpin, Co, 1890. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. 1890 Dante Alighieri Divine Comedy Inferno Purgatory Paradise Hell Gustave DORE Abandon all hope, ye who enter here. Dante Alighieri, The Divine Comedy Dante s Divine Comedy is one of the most important and long-lasting works for literature. This rare English edition, translated by H.F. Cary, is Cary s most famous and important work. In 1814, Cary published his translation on his own, as publishers would not take on the risk. This particular undated edition is quite rare and is illustrated with plates of Gustave Dore! Item number: #4995 Price: $399 ALIGHIERI, Dante Dante s Inferno New York: Cassell, Petter, Galpin, Co., [1890]. Details: Collation: Complete with all pages [viii], 162 Illustrated with 76 incredible engravings! Language: English Binding: Cloth hardcover; tight and secure Size: ~13in X 10in (33cm x 25cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 4995 Photos available upon request. Seller Inventory # 4995

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Dante's Inferno: Alighieri, Dante; Cary,

Alighieri, Dante; Cary, Harry Francis (Translation); Walsh, Henry C. (Editor)

Published by Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., New York, London, and Paris (1880)

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About this Item: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., New York, London, and Paris, 1880. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Doré, M. Gustave (illustrator). First Edition. Stated New Edition. Rare early publisher and cover design for this title. No date; circa 1880. Folio, gift book design; 10" x 13.25" weighing nearly 6 1/2 lbs. Dante's Inferno Translated from the Original of Dante Alighieri by Henry Francis Cary and Illustrated by Gustave Doré. Ornately decorated cover and spine embossed in gold and black on dk. brown b.g.; dramatically portrays scene from underworld w/gilded image of Virgil w/laurel leaf in outstretched hand, and smaller portrait of Dante in foreground. Frontispiece portrait of Dante Alighieri. Profusely illustrated throughout w/seventy-six richly designed woodcut plates by the famed illustrator. Superior print quality in this edition. Dk. brown buckram (cloth) beveled boards w/embossed cover design, spine titles and decoration, moderate corner, edge, exterior spine wear, rub. Pages generally very good. Lt. blue patterned endpapers, some crease. Bright gilded text block at all sides. Bind good; hinges reinforced. With Critical and Explanatory Notes, Life of Dante, and Chronology. Near very good, attractive example. The first part of Dante's Divine Comedy, the "Inferno" (or "Hell") begins on the night before Good Friday in the year 1300, "halfway along our life's path". Dante is thirty-five years old, half of the biblical life expectancy of 70, lost in a dark wood, assailed by beasts he cannot evade, and unable to find the straight way to salvation. Conscious that he is ruining himself and that he is falling into a deep place where the sun is silent, Dante is at last rescued by Virgil, and the two of them begin their journey to the underworld. Each sin's punishment in the Inferno is a contrapasso, a symbolic instance of poetic justice. 162 pages. Oversize, insured post. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Book. Seller Inventory # 019771

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Dante Alighieri (transl. by the Rev. Henry Francis Cary)

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About this Item: Cassell & Company, 1880. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Undated, c. 1880, vg for age. Rare in this binding. Gold cloth with black lettering and beautiful gilt embellishments. Spine is a bit sun-faded but front board is clean, gilt figures are vibant and unmarred. Pages clean, NO foxing or markings! Slight dust wear. Back board has humidity lightening. Slight rubbing at corners, top and bottom of spine. All edges gilt. Binding sturdy. Protected in removable archival plastic sleeve/bubble wrap. Feel free to ask for photos. Seller Inventory # mon0001946251

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Dante Alighieri

Published by Askanischer Verlag, Berlin (1921)

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About this Item: Askanischer Verlag, Berlin, 1921. Full-Leather. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Gustave Dore, Flaxman, and others (illustrator). 1st Edition. Bound in full vellum with six raised bands on the spine. Titles in black and yellow on the spine and elaborate decorations in black on both the boards. Top edges gilt, other edges uncut. This is a limited edition, and this copy is number 49 of 250. This is a very beautiful volume. The introduction, which concerns portraits of Dante and illustrations for the Divine Comedy, is illustrated with a great many tipped in plates and others within the text, and includes illustrations by Dore and Flaxman, among many others. The text of the Divine Comedy is in German, and is typeset in a beautiful clear font, with decorated initials. It is also illustrated with numerous wonderful full-page woodcuts, and also smaller woodcuts within the text. This book holds many pleasures even for those who do not read German. The book is in very good condition, with some darkening to the vellum as is usual, and the top board is slightly bowed. There is a very little light scattered foxing to the first and last few pages, otherwise clean and bright and tight in its binding. Quarto sized, 26.5 cm, 10.5 inches, tall, 574 pages (2.4kg in weight). Seller Inventory # 000923

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Alighieri, Dante ; Cary, Henry Francis (Translator)

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About this Item: Cassell and Company. Hard Back. Condition: Good. No Jacket. Gustave Dore (illustrator). Special two volume edition for subscribers only and not available in bookshops. No date of publication but believed between 1890 and 1900. Both books have green boards with gilt lettering and patterning to the spine. Many full page illustrations in both volumes. Some significant spotting to pages. The binding in both volumes is working loose and some pages are detached, however all pages are believed to be present Boards in good condition with general wear. Scans available on request. Seller Inventory # 3009982

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Dante Alighieri

Published by Pollard & Moss, New York (1885)

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About this Item: Pollard & Moss, New York, 1885. Pictorial Cloth. Condition: Good+ - No D.j. Gustave Dore (illustrator). [2] xxiv, 183 p. Frontispiece + 70 plates. Illustrated wih the designs of Gustave Dore. New edition, with critical and explanatory notes, life of Dante, and chronology. 33 Cm. Seller Inventory # 021846

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About this Item: Cassell, Petter, and Galpin, London: ., 1868. pp. xxiv, 183 + 76 Plates. Folio. 380 mm. Text block is broken at plate 40 and the plate there is loose. The deluxe binding was a handsomely tooled full leather, but it is now in need of restoration. The boards and spine are worn (with some loss) and detached. Hardbound. Durante degli Alighieri, simply called Dante (ca. 1265-1321), was a major Italian poet of the Late Middle Ages. His Divine Comedy, is widely considered the greatest literary work composed in the Italian language and a masterpiece of world literature. The Divine Comedy describes Dante's journey through Hell (Inferno), Purgatory (Purgatorio), and Paradise (Paradiso); he is first guided by the Roman poet Virgil and then by Beatrice, the subject of his love (and of another of his works, La Vita Nuova). The work her - the Vision of Hell (the Inferno), is usually most vivid for modern readers. An it is through the work of the great French Illustrator Gustave Dor (1832-1883) that this work gain renewed luster in the 19th century and beyond. Priced to allow for some binding restoration. OVERSIZE 7. Seller Inventory # 032A71

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Dante Alighieri

Published by Philadelphia : Henry Altemus (1890)

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About this Item: Philadelphia : Henry Altemus, 1890. Altemus Edition thought to be 1890. Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked and silver-gilted pictorial cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Scans on request; 328 pages; Description: 328 p. : ill. ; 30 cm. Beautifully illustrated volume. Subjects: Dante Alighieri (1265-1321) --Dore, Gustave (1832-1883) 2 Kg. Seller Inventory # 109681

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Alighieri, Dante; Cary, Rev. H. F. (Translation)

Published by Cassell and Company, Limited, London, Paris & Melbourne (1893)

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About this Item: Cassell and Company, Limited, London, Paris & Melbourne, 1893. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dore, Gustave (illustrator). First Edition. Rarely dated example. First edition thus; 1893 at title page. Dk. brown, coated cloth boards, ornate gilt cover and spine design, moderate shelf, corner wear. Pages generally very good, clean. Frontispiece plate of serpent fleeing from angels. Patterned endpapers, some toning. Gilt page edges at all sides. Bind good. Contains sixty classic engravings by the famed artist Gustave Dore. The Vision of Purgatory and Paradise Translated from the Original of Italian poet and philosopher Dante Alighieri by Henry Francis Cary and Illustrated by Gustave Doré with Critical and Explanatory Notes. Near very good, antiquarian example of this classic work. The crowning climax of Dante's immortal vision! The second and third part of Dante's Divine Comedy. Written in the fourteenth century by Italian poet and philosopher Dante Alighieri, The Divine Comedy is arguably the greatest epic poem of all time - presenting here Dante s brilliant vision of the Purgatory and Paradise realms of Christian afterlife. Dante begins on the night before Good Friday in the year 1300, "halfway along our life's path". Dante is thirty-five years old, half of the biblical life expectancy of 70, lost in a dark wood. In this second and perhaps most imaginative part of his masterwork, Dante struggles up the terraces of Mount Purgatory, still guided by Virgil, in a continuation of his difficult ascent to purity. In "Paradise", having plunged to the uttermost depths of Hell and climbed the Mount of Purgatory, Dante ascends to Heaven, continuing his soul's search for God, guided by his beloved Beatrice. As he progresses through the spheres of Paradise he grows in understanding, until he finally experiences divine love in the radiant presence of the deity. Examining eternal questions of faith, desire and enlightenment, Dante exercised all his learning and wit, wrath and tenderness in his creation of one of the greatest of all Christian allegories. Large 7" x 9 1/4" design. 455 pages and 16 pages of Selections from Cassell & Company Publications. Insured post. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" Tall. Book. Seller Inventory # 019157

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Dante's Inferno: Alighieri, Dante; Cary,

Alighieri, Dante; Cary, Harry Francis (Translation)

Published by Peter Fenelon Collier, New York (1885)

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About this Item: Peter Fenelon Collier, New York, 1885. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. Doré, M. Gustave (illustrator). First Edition Thus. Stated New Edition. Rare publisher and cover design for this title. No date; circa 1885. Folio, gift book design; 10" x 13.25". Dante's Inferno Translated from the Original of Dante Alighieri by Henry Francis Cary and Illustrated by Gustave Doré. Ornately decorated cover and spine embossed in gilt and black on red b.g.; dramatically portrays scene of winged Lucifer in repose. Frontispiece portrait of Dante Alighieri. Profusely illustrated throughout w/richly designed plates by the famed illustrator. Brown buckram (cloth) boards w/embossed cover design, spine titles and decoration, some corner, edge wear, rub, discoloration. Pages good. Fine, heavier-stock plates. Bind intact, text block somewhat uneven; hinges reinforced. With Critical and Explanatory Notes, Life of Dante, and Chronology. A solid, complete rarity. The first part of Dante's Divine Comedy, the "Inferno" (or "Hell") begins on the night before Good Friday in the year 1300, "halfway along our life's path". Dante is thirty-five years old, half of the biblical life expectancy of 70, lost in a dark wood, assailed by beasts he cannot evade, and unable to find the straight way to salvation. Conscious that he is ruining himself and that he is falling into a deep place where the sun is silent, Dante is at last rescued by Virgil, and the two of them begin their journey to the underworld. Each sin's punishment in Inferno is a contrapasso, a symbolic instance of poetic justice. Weighs 5 lbs. 183 pages. Oversize, insured post. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Book. Seller Inventory # 019541

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About this Item: London: Cassell, no date [circa 1890?]. FOLIO: 37 x 30 cm. Hardcover (gilt decorated clothbound). XII, 336 pages. All edge gilt. With 60 designs of Gustave Doré. Slight browning/traces of use. VERY NICE COPY [ English/American literature ]. Seller Inventory # #89251

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Dante

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About this Item: Crown, New York. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Dore, Gustave (illustrator). A Good Read ships from Toronto and Niagara Falls, NY - customers outside of North America please allow two to three weeks for delivery. Heavy/oversize item - additional shipping charges may be required depending on speed/destination requested. ; A couple of spots of wear on edges of boards, small coffee mark to fore edge. Black cloth with gilt title and design embossed on front cover. Light toning to text. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 29185

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Dante Alighieri

Published by Philadelphia : Henry Altemus (1890)

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About this Item: Philadelphia : Henry Altemus, 1890. Altemus Edition thought to be 1890. Near fine copy in the original gilt-blocked and silver-gilted pictorial cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Scans on request; 328 pages; Description: 328 p. : ill. ; 30 cm. Beautifully illustrated volume. Subjects: Dante Alighieri (1265-1321) --Dore, Gustave (1832-1883) 2 Kg. Seller Inventory # 109681

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Dante's Inferno, From the Original of Dante: Alighieri, Dante; Cary,

Alighieri, Dante; Cary, Henry Francis; Walsh, Henry C.

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About this Item: Henry Altemus, 1890. Large Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reissue. No date, circa 1890. Superficial split to front endsheet along hinge - binding not at all loose, minimal loss of gilt from spine. vi, [2], 163 pp. 11 7/8 x 9 3/4. Original dark green cloth, silver, gilt and black titles and decorations. Translated into English verse by Henry Francis Cary, edited by Henry C. Walsh. Dante's famous vision of Hell, illustrated by Gustave Dore's exceptional engravings throughout. This is the Altemus edition, following several editions by Cassell. Seller Inventory # 2262505

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The Vision of Hell: Alighieri, Dante

Alighieri, Dante

Published by Cassell, Petter, and Galpin, London (1866)

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About this Item: Cassell, Petter, and Galpin, London, 1866. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. Dore, Gustave (illustrator). First Edition Thus. Translated by Rev. Henry Francis Cary and Illustrated with the designs of M. Gustave Dore - New Edition - With Critical and Explanatory Notes, Life of Dante and Chronology. Green buckram 1/4 binding with marbled boards, red and black title label with gilt lettering and double line gilt tooling by J. S. Fellowes with his ticket pasted to rear endboard. With seventy-five full page tissued guarded plates. Foxing and spotting throughout with several pages with old candle wax stains, where wax has been removed (I imagine from someone reading by candle light). Small edge dent to pages 56-63, crossed out inscription to verso of portrait frontice 'Arthur Winter with William Mozley's very best wishes - Dec 4th 1865'? xxiv, 183pp plus 2 pages of ads. Seller Inventory # PF0501

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Dante Alighieri, Dante; Cary, Henry Francis

Published by Cassell & Company (1888)

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About this Item: Cassell & Company, 1888. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Illustrated with the designs of Gustave Dore. 2-volumes. Illustrated cloth cover with black and gilt shows moderate to heavy wear and tear, edgewear and rubbing, minor chipping on the spine and loss on the corners. All edges gilt. Contemporary signature of former owner on in the prelims. Pages are tanned with some minor scattered foxing. Seller Inventory # mon0001778230

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Alighieri, Dante; The Rev. Henry Francis Cary (Translator)

Published by Cassell & Company, Limited, New York, London and Paris (1890)

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About this Item: Cassell & Company, Limited, New York, London and Paris, 1890. Hardcover. M. Gustave Dore (illustrator). New Edition. 337pp. Quarto [30 cm] Brown cloth covered boards with gilt and black ink stamped ornately decorative titles and illustrations on the spine and front cover. All edges gilt. Good only. The extremities are mildly rubbed, and there are multiple light stains on the rear cover. The cloth at the spine ends is a bit frayed, and the underlying boards are exposed at the corners. The hinges are a bit weak. There is a previous owner's name on the front pastedown. The title page is detached at the head. The text block is cracked at the contents page, and multiple times at the center. The pages are toned. Complete. All plates are present. With Critical and Explanatory Notes. Gustave Doré was a world renowned 19th century illustrator. Despite having illustrated over 200 books, some with more than 400 plates, he is primarily known for his illustrations for The Divine Comedy, particularly The Inferno, his illustrations for Don Quixote, and Edgar Allan Poe's The Raven. Seller Inventory # 39977

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Gustave Dore; Dante Translated By Rev. Henry Francis Cary; Dante Alighieri

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About this Item: Cassell and Company. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Cassell and Company, ca 1900. 183 pp. Folio illustrated with Gustave Dore's pictures. Gilt illustrated boards. Hardcover. Some rubbing/loss of gilt to cover. Gutters starting/cracking. Internally good with clean, unmarked pages. Ships daily. Seller Inventory # 1102110112

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The Vision: or Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise;: Dante, Alighieri

Dante, Alighieri

Published by Hurst & Co., Publishers, New York (1883)

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From: Borg Antiquarian (Lake Forest, IL, U.S.A.)

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About this Item: Hurst & Co., Publishers, New York, 1883. Decorated & gilt-stamped cloth. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: None. Gustav Doré (illustrator). Small 8vo (7 1/2" x 5 1/8"), bound in highly ornate gilt and black decorated green cloth, profusely illustrated with 5 full page B&W lithographs by Gustav Doré, all edges gilt, 600 pages. This handsomely decorated binding and Doré-illustrated translation of The Divine Comedy--or The Vision--is from the corrected London edition. Fine/NF Condition! Square, tight, bright with clean pages. There is slight age-toning; the back hinge is cracked but holding well. One tissue guard for an illustration is becoming detached. Very faint floral odor. All in all, a splendid gift! Early Doré Illustrated One-volume Edition. Seller Inventory # 1352

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