VENICE OF TODAY, by F. Hopkinson Smith - 1896


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Venice of Today

by F. Hopkinson Smith

Wonderful collection of images, both tipped in illustrations along with those found throughout the text. 160 pages. 12.75 by 16.75.


Published by: Henry T. Thomas, New York 1896

Hardback is overall in FAIR condition.

  • Half bound in red leather and brown cloth
  • Spine features four raised bands and gilt lettering
  • Binding is secure
  • Gilt illustration on front is a bit darkened
  • Corners are scuffed
  • Two thin scuff marks to upper left of front
  • Back cloth is scuffed and stained
  • Spine tail shows small piece at bottom right missing with a two inch tear at left edge which has lifted the spine piece
  • Small catalog sticker at bottom of spine
  • A 4" piece is missing at spine head
  • Library sticker on front pastedown
  • Card pocket on back pastedown
  • Title page shows a 2" tear at lower right that has been fixed with yellow tape
  • Title page also shows raised library stamp
  • On next two pages there are brief notes in pencil and two small library stamps
  • Two Color plates, a silver morning on the lagoon and in the glow of the afternoon, are missing
  • Gondola Landing Public Garden is affixed at an angle and San Pietro di Capella is detached with a small tear to upper corner
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • VS20160206

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Binding: Hardcover
Subject: Art & Photography
Topic: European
Year Printed: 1896
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Original/Facsimile: Original
Author: F. Hopkinson Smith
Place of Publication: New York
Publisher: Henry T. Thomas
Region: North America
Language: English
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