Books About Venice

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A Noble Radiance Leon, Donna London: William Heinemann, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. First UK Edition. Black boards with gilt spine lettering. Very light bump to dust jacket at head of spine, otherwise a fine copy. Signed by Leon on the title page.
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A Sea of Troubles Leon, Donna London: William Heinemann, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. First UK Edition. Black boards with gilt spine lettering. A couple of light bumps to the board edges, dust jacket with a couple of small imperfections but overall rather near fine. Signed by Leon on the title page.
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Canaletto and His Patrons Links, J.G. New York: New York University Press, 1977. Hardcover. Terracotta cloth with gilt spine lettering. Light rubbing to cloth at head and heel of spine, otherwise a fine copy in a fine dust jacket. With 11 colour and 141 monochrome plates.
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Canaletto Links, J.G. Ithaca, NY: Cornell/Phaidon Books, 1982. Hardcover. Folio. 239p. Blue boards with gilt spine lettering. A couple of very light bumps to board edges, with a chip at the head of the spine. Light wear to head of jacket spine but overall good. With colour and b/w illustrations.
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San Marco, Byzantium, and the Myths of Venice Maguire, Henry; Nelson, Robert S. [eds.] Washington, D.C.: Dunbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 2010. Hardcover. 8vo, 295p. Black cloth with copper coloured lettering to front board and spine in fine condition in a fine dust jacket. Illustrated in b/w throughout with a few illustrations in colour.
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Venetian Palazzi Mazzariol, Giuseppe; Dorigato, Attilia Evergreen, 1998. Hardcover. Folio. Light coloured paper boards with white lettering to front board and spine. A couple of very light bumps to board edges, book in fine condition otherwise in a fine dust jacket. Photographs by Gianluigi Trivellato. Text in English, German and French.
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Venice: The Hinge of Europe McNeill, William H. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1974. Hardcover. 8vo, xvii, 334p. Red boards with gilt spine lettering. Dust jacket with very light edge-wear. A good clean copy.
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Venice Menpes, Dorothy London: Adam &amp; Charles Black, 1904. First Edition. Hardcover. 4to, 222p. In publisher's off white cloth with front board and spine decorations in blue and gilt, with lettering stamped in gilt. Bevelled edges, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Boards with a few light bumps to edges, spine faded and rear board rubbed and scuffed. Binding is solid and text block is square. Contents clean. With 100 captioned tissue-guarded plates in full colour by Mortimer Menpes, with text by Dorothy Menpes. Number 190 of 500 copies if this Edition De Luxe, signed by illustrator Mortimer Menpes. A nice copy.
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The Venetian Empire Morris, Jan London: Faber &amp; Faber, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue boards with gilt lettering to spine. Small bump to head of spine, otherwise a fine copy in a clean and unworn dust jacket.
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Venice Morris, Jan London: The Folio Society, 2008. Hardcover. Pictorial cloth boards with spine lettering in black and silver. Tips of boards very lightly rubbed, otherwise a fine copy in a sunned slipcase.
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The Makers of Venice: Doges, Conquerors, Painters and Men of Letters Mrs. Oliphant London: Macmillan and Co., 1893. Hardcover. Very Good 8vo, xiv, 410p. Teal coloured calf with morocco spine label with gilt lettering and decorated compartments. Prize binding, with crest stamped in gilt to front board, with presentation bookplate carefully removed from the paste-down endpaper. All edges marbled, marbled endpapers. Numerous b/w illustrations throughout. A few light scuffs to the spine but overall a nice copy.
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Invitation to Venice Muraro, Michelangelo New York: Trident Press, 1963. Hardcover. Folio. Green cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. A clean and unworn copy in like dust jacket. Introduction by Peggy Guggenheim, with photographs by Ugo Mulas. Translated by Isabel Quigly. With 125 photographs in black and white and 38 in full colour.
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Paradise of Cities: Venice in the 19th Century Norwich, John Julius New York: Doubleday, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarter maroon coloured cloth over black boards with gilt spine lettering. Head and heel of spine very lightly bumped. Dust jacket in fine condition.
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Venice: The Rise to Empire Norwich, John Julius London: Allen Lane, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo, 319p. Brown boards with gilt lettered spine and front board. Clean and unworn copy in like dust jacket. With several illustrations in black and white. Near fine overall.
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Venice and Its Story Okey, T. London: J.M. Dent &amp; Sons, Ltd, 1910. Hardcover. 8vo, xv, 332p. Third, revised edition. Publisher's green cloth with decorations to front board and spine stamped in black, with gilt lettering. Top edge gilt. One bumped corner and light rubbing to the cloth at the edges and at head and foot of spine. Ink inscription to flyleaf. Endpapers foxed, with sporadic foxing throughout. Tissue guarded frontispiece and numerous colour and b/w illustrations. A good clean copy.
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