The Divine Comedy

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1906. Limited large-paper edition, number 424 of 650 sets. 6 volumes, tall 8vo (10 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches). Plates after Flaxman's drawings, the frontispieces each in two states: colored and uncolored. Contemporary brown three-quarter morocco, marbled boards, spines in six compartments in five raised bands, gilt-lettered in one, a repeated pattern in the remaining, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Vol. 1 with front joint split, some sunning, three vols. with chips to heads of spines. Item #402217

A finely printed and handsome edition of Longfellow's translation of Dante, with John Flaxman's superb neoclassical illustrations.

Price: $600.00