Heritage Press Illustrated "The Decameron" by Boccaccio and More Classics
|Title and Author/Editor||The Decameron (Giovanni Boccaccio) , A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court (Mark Twain), The Faerie Queene (Edmund Spenser), The History of Tom Jones (Henry Fielding)|
|Genre||Literary and Classic|
|Illustrator||Honoré Guilbeau (American, 1907–2006), Thomas M. Cleland (American, 1880–1964), Agnes Miller Parker (English, 1895–1980), Fritz Kredel (German, 1900–1973)|
|Binding||One quarter cloth with paper boards, One quarter cloth with marbled boards, Cloth on board, Slipcase|
|Publisher||The Heritage Press|
|Publication Year||1948, 1952, 1940|
|Period||Mid-20th Century, 1940s, 1950s, Vintage|
|Place of Publication||New York|
|Edition Statement||Coronation Edition|
|Number of Books||4|
|Additional Notes||The Faerie Queene is a special edition commemorating the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.|
- generally tight bindings; loose hinges; bumped spines and corners; scuffs, wear, and fading to boards and spines; page toning; discoloration, scratches, wear, bumped corners, and edge cracks to slipcases; A Connecticut Yankee is missing slipcase.
- measures The Decameron.