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I Figli del Capitano Grant (The...

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[I Figli del Capitano Grant (The Children of Captain Grant) Viaggio intorno al Mondo di Giulio Verne. Illustrations by Riou. Cover: Biblioteca di Educazione e di Ricreazione/Milano, Tipografia Editrice Lombarda. Inside: Biblioteca di Educazione e di Ricreazione /Milano, Tipografia già Domenico Salvi E C, sd (ca 1875). Large in-8° triple. Publisher's green full percaline custom boards. White endpapers with publisher's black printed catalogue (advertisement for The Chancellor). No mention of printer or binder. Slight rubbing to the binding. Restored tears on title page and page 1. Italian personalized hardcovers are rare. It should be noted that the engravings on page 449 and 456 are reversed from the French edition.

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