For sale is a hardcover, 2-Volume edition of The Decameron: The Modell of Wit, Mirth, Eloquence and Conversation Framed in Ten Days, of an Hundred Curious Pieces, By Seven Honourable Ladies, and Three Noble Gentlemen; Preserved to Posterity by the Renowned John Boccaccio. This edition includes an introduction by Edward Hutton and wood-cut illustrations by Fritz Kredel. Printed in 1940 for members of the Limited Editions Club in New York. This is hand numbered #374 of 530 copies, autographed on back colophon page by illustrator Fritz Kredel! Cloth boards are square with minor shelf wear and modest rubbing to 1/4 leather spines.Bindings are sound and pages unmarked with the exception of some light creasing to the bottom right hand corner of the pages halfway through volume 2. Slipcase is missing and not included. The item "The Decameron Boccaccio 2-Vol Set / Kredel Signed Limited Editions Club 1940" is in sale since Wednesday, March 01, 2017. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "recycledbooksrecordscds" and is located in Denton, Texas.
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