Item #32001 The Treatises of... on Goldsmithing and Sculpture. ESSEX HOUSE PRESS, Benvenuto CELLINI.

The Treatises of... on Goldsmithing and Sculpture.

[London]: Printed by (C.R. Ashbee) at the Guild's Press at Essex House, 1898. Limited edition, no. 344 of 600 copies, 4to, xiv, (ii), 164, (4) pp. 11 plates with tissue guards plus 7 diagrams in the text and a press device at the end. Original green buckram, spine and edges sunned, paper spine label with a little loss. A volume of the memorandum and articles of the Guild of Handicraft aside, this was the first book printed at the Essex House Press, translated by Ashbee himself. Franklin p.198. Item #32001

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