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Image for ...<b> Ave Roma Immortalis [Two Volumes – Complete.] </b>

... Ave Roma Immortalis [Two Volumes – Complete.]

By: [Rome] Crawford, Frances Marion

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London:, The Macmillan and CO.,, 1900.<br>

Edition: Later printing [first issue in 1898].<br>


A popular history of the City of Rome based on the ancient records and travelogue, Very readable as it is authored by a well-respected novelist. Top edges gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Spine heavily sunned.Ref: A Monthly Journal Devoted to New and Current Publications, Volume. View more info

Image for ...<b> Harry's Bar: The Life & Times of the Legendary Venice Landmark </b><br>

... Harry's Bar: The Life & Times of the Legendary Venice Landmark

By: [Italy] Cipriani, Arrigo

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Arcade Publishing,, 1996.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


The anecdotal history of Harry's Bar in Venice, a meeting place for the rich and famous for sixty-five years, accompanies the autobiography of one of the founders of the bar, Arrigo Cipriani, from World War II through the present.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b> Italian Portraits in Engadine Frames </b><br>

... Italian Portraits in Engadine Frames

By: [Swiss Alps] Painter, Lydia Ethel F. ("G.E.X")

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Wausau, Wisconsin, The Philosopher Press,, 1904.<br>

Edition: Limited Edition: 1/100


Engadine is a long high Alpine valley region in the eastern Swiss Alps. The Engadine is protected by high mountain ranges on all sides and is famous for its sunny climate, beautiful landscapes and outdoor activities. A lovely bit of prose in a descriptive voice, privately printed. [The American Catalogue p1018] This antique limited edition volume is solidly bound in tan cloth covers with an illustrated front cover. There is light external age/wear. The text block h... View more info

Image for ...<b> Ricordo Di Firenze [Memory of Florence] </b><br>

... Ricordo Di Firenze [Memory of Florence]

By: [Italy] [Unknown author]

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Italy, Unknown, c1940


32 Photos in accordion style, , Includes a four panel panorama. Photos have captions on the rear in four languages, of which one is English. Hardcover holder has handling wear and rubbed edges. Interior photos have detached from glued bindings. No publishing information. Circa 1940. View more info

Image for ...<b> Roman Mornings </b><br>

... Roman Mornings

By: [Architecture] Lees-Milne, James

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London:, Allan Wingat,, 1956.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


A classical study in detail of eight Roman Buildings, their construction, history works of art... Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has wear to edges with some closed chipping and a tiny loss top spine. The spine has sun-faded. View more info

Image for ...<b> Route 66 A.D. :  On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists </b><br>

... Route 66 A.D. : On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists

By: Perrottet, Tony

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Random House,, 2002.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


First Edition, First Printing. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Travel writer Perrottet retraced the ancient Grand Tour route, attempting to model the experience of an early Roman traveler along the way. A lively blend of fascinating historical anecdotes and hilarious personal encounters, interspersed with irreverent and often eerily prescient quotes from the ancients, Rout... View more info

Image for ...<b> The Lion of St Mark: Venice: the Story of a City from Attila to Napoleon  </b><br>

... The Lion of St Mark: Venice: the Story of a City from Attila to Napoleon

By: Feist, Aubrey

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Indianapolis and New York:, Bobbs-Merrill,, 1971.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


Feist, an eminent British historian and novelist has distilled the spirit of Venice, the intangible essence marked as much by the lust for blood, power and gold and the quest for beauty.Unread, unopened. Bindings tight and square. Text clean. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light shelf handling. 299 pages with extensive bibliography. View more info

Image for ...<b> Venice </b><br>

... Venice

By: [Italy] Ragg Lonsdale and Ragg, Laura

Price: $125.00

Publisher: A & C Black,, London:, 1916.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


Half Morocco with marbled boards, four raised spine bands, stamped gilt decorations and titles, Top edge gilt. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal handling wear. Minor fray top spine band. Small bookstore sticker on rear pastedown.A very handsome collectible copy. An uncommon find. View more info

Image for ...<b>Italia Mia  </b><br>

...Italia Mia

By: [Italy] Lollobrigida, Gina; Moravia, Alberto

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Italy:, Sedifo,, 1973.<br>


A celebrated photographic essay called My Italy - by the Italian actress, Gina Lollobrigida. Illustrated with black & white and color photos of scenes and people of Italy.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light edge wear and minor chipping. View more info

Image for ...<b>La Fontane Di Roma. [The Fountains of Rome]</b>

...La Fontane Di Roma. [The Fountains of Rome]

By: Fendi, Anna with Carla, Franca, Alda and Paola [Forward: BOLLEA, Giovanni]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Italy:, Fendi, 2000

Edition: First Edition.


No flaws but minor scuff to rear of dust jacket. Text in Italian, English and Japanese. 13.5 inches tall. B/W photography View more info

Image for ...<b>Milano: Le Luci della citti 'Milan: The Lights of the City' Bi-lingual Italian-English.</b>

...Milano: Le Luci della citti 'Milan: The Lights of the City' Bi-lingual Italian-English.

By: Castellaneta, Carlo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Milano:, Edizioni CELIP,, 1996.


Carefully used. No flaws but gentle use. This bi-lingual study of Milan is showcased with wonderful photography as it takes you through the history of the city and it journey towards tomorrow. View more info

Image for <b> A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy </b>

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy

By: Mr. Yorick [Sterne, Lawrence]

Price: $275.00

Publisher: London:, Thomas Tegg,, 1809

Edition: Early, "New" Edition. 1st Edition Thus with Rowlandson plates.


A lively travel narrative and one of the premier examples of early "stream-of-consciousness" technique . Laurence Sterne (1713 – 1768) was an Irish novelist and an Anglican clergyman. He wrote the novels The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman and A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, and also published many sermons, wrote memoirs, and was involved in local politics.In 1762 in an effort to find a climate that would improve h... View more info

Image for <b> Cucina del Sole: A Celebration of Southern Italian Cooking </b>

Cucina del Sole: A Celebration of Southern Italian Cooking

By: Jenkins, Nancy Harmon

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New York, William Morrow Cookbooks, 2007


Headnotes describe local folklore and traditions and what makes the food of Southern Italy a world on its own. Included are recipes for focaccias, pizzas and savory pies; soups and minestre; sauces for pasta; pasta, beans, rice, and other grains; fish and seafood; meat and poultry; vegetables; salads; and desserts. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

Image for <b> On the Rhine and Other Sketches of European Travel  </b><br>[Continental Europe] [19th Century]

On the Rhine and Other Sketches of European Travel
[Continental Europe] [19th Century]

By: Murphy, (Lady) Blanche; T. Dolphus Trollope, Sarah B. Wister; Edward King

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Philadelphia:, J. B. Lippingcott,, 1881.

Edition: Second Printing.


Gathering the writings and letters of the most famous elite of the mid-19th century this well-illustrated volume chronicles an age of wealth and privilege. Travel narratives from, Germany, Paris, the Italian Lakes, Australia, Sicily and places in-between. Green publisher's cloth with stamped designs and vignette in black and gilt. Top edge gilt. Beveled boards. Bindings tight and square. Front hinge starting. Text clean, light even toning. Moder... View more info

Image for <b>Florence: Monumental Map ex </b>(A Visitor's Map)

Florence: Monumental Map ex (A Visitor's Map)

By: Giannini, Giulio ; Mastrelli, C.V. , Dir.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Italy:, Istituto Geografico Militare,, 1955.


Folded measures: 8.75 x 4.25 inches; opens to 12 panels each with tourist information and some advertisement. Full color perspective map surrounded by local advertisements. Unfolded measures: 25 x 17.25 inches.; actual map is 17 x 12 inches. --- REF: OCLC: 812309135; 5 copies, two in USA of this issue. Carefully handled with light age-toning. One closed tear bottom of first fold on right side. View more info