TALES OF FIRENZUOLA, Benedictine Monk of Vallombrosa. Firenzuola, Agnolo.

TALES OF FIRENZUOLA, Benedictine Monk of Vallombrosa.

np: Privately Printed, nd [c. 1929]. Cloth-backed patterned boards, gilt titles. T.e.g. Some wear to corners, and rubbing along the edges, else a bright copy. Very Good.

Item #85070

8vo. pp. 178, Out of sequence of 1000 numbered copies. An anonymous translation of these famous sixteenth century folktales, with an unsigned Intrododuction. The tales are: The comely slave -- The metamorphosis -- The double change -- Penance -- Temptation of the flesh -- The two friends -- The sewed-up bride -- The precious jewel -- The even match -- The will. The Library of Congress appears to have a copy of this edition, at pressmark: PQ4622 .Z3 1929.

Price: $15.00