BARNBOKEN I SVERIGE 1750-1950.
Zweigberk, Eva von
Text in Swedish. Color frontispiece. Foreword by the author. History of the publication of children's literature in Sweden over two centuries. Discusses Swedish authors, as well as foreign (mainly German, English and French) children's literature translated into Swedish. English summary. 29 color plates. Black and white illustrations throughout. Indices of names and titles. Bibliography. Dust jacket torn at edges.
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PIRANESI: THE MAGNIFICENCE OF ROME.
Limited to 200 numbered copies. A collection of the works of Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720-78), an Italian artist known for his etchings of Rome. Translated from the Italian by R.H. Boothroyd. Designed and produced by Edizioni il Polifilo, hand set in Caslon type and printed in Italy by Luigi Maestri. Collotype plates by Annibale Belli. Introductory essay by Mario Praz. 28 plates of Roman scenes with descriptive comments about each by Livio Jannattoni. Note on the life and works of G.B. Piranesi, table of contents, bibliography. Bottom and top of slipcase missing. Illustration on front of slip case torn at bottom.