Sign In | Register
No image available

Country of Horace and Virgil

by Boissier, Gaston (translated By D. Havelock Fisher)

Condition: Very Good/No Jacket


New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1896. Edition not Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. The Italy of Horace and Virgil and how these areas affected their works. Illustrated with maps and plans. Many pages unopened. Endpapers discolored. Red cloth boards with gilt spine lettering on brown. Head/heel of spine slightly bumped. Otherwise clean and tight. No markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.




Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)




Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf. A...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers.The cloth is stretched ove...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps aro...[more]
unopened
A state in which all or some of the pages of a book have not been separated from the adjacent pages, caused by a traditional met...[more]
G
Good describes the average used and worn book that has all pages or leaves present. Any defects must be noted. (as defined ...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use....[more]

$45.00

$4.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >




Little Golden Books - Collection and First Edition Identification

Collecting Little Golden Books

These iconic children's board books are collectible if you can find an original in great condition! Learn more about collecting Little Golden Books.

A Brief Introduction to the History of Childrenís Books

Collecting Children's Literature

Children's books are among some of the most popular themes to build a book collection on. Learn a bit more in our  Brief History of Children's Literature.


Trustpilot