Wisdom of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius. Translated by Jeremy Collier. 377 of 550 copies on French handmade paper. Privately published by Nathan Haskell Dole, Boston, 1903. Every page with colored illustration surrounding the text, outlined with gilt. A very handsome leatherbound edition of a superb literary classic in Very Good-Plus condition. Book is bright, clean, tightly bound, and the pages are fresh and unmarked; endpapers moire faille cloth surrounded by gilt decorations, adjacent pages with light foxing in gutter; top edge gilt. Tan leather cover with raised spine bands and gilt decorations; front and back with small darker spots, somewhat darkened on and near the spine; corners worn at the tips. 6 ¾ x 9 ¼ inches, 206 pages. Please contact me if you have any questions or comments prior to leaving feedback. The item “Book, Art Nouveau, Nathan Haskell Dole, Marcus Aurelius, Doric Edition, 1903, Le” is in sale since Thursday, August 3, 2017. This item is in the category “Books\Antiquarian & Collectible”. The seller is “russelltrichel” and is located in Shreveport, Louisiana. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Year Printed: 1903
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Topic: Classics
- Binding: Leather
- Subject: Literature & Fiction
- Language: English
- Special Attributes: Limited Edition