Doré Illustrated "The Divine Comedy" by Dante Alighieri with Other Classics
|Title and Author/Editor||The Divine Comedy (Dante Alighieri), The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allen Poe (Edgar Allen Poe), Dracula (Bram Stoker), Grimm’s Complete Fairy Tales (Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm)|
|Genre||Poetry, Anthology, Literary and Classic, Comedy, Parody and Satire, Fairy Tales and Folklore|
|Illustrator||Gustave Doré (French, 1832–1883)|
|Binding||Embossed leather, One quarter cloth with paper boards|
|Dust Jacket||Yes, No|
|Publisher or Printer||Barnes & Noble Books|
|Period||Late 20th/ Early 21st Century|
|Place of Publication||New York|
|Number of Books||4|
|Additional Information||All books are especially made editions for Barnes & Noble. Lot includes “Angels & Demons” limited edition pair of resin bookends from Sony Pictures.|
- shaken but generally tight bindings; loose hinges; bumped corners and spines; light page toning; minor frays to marker ribbons; personalized stamp to title page of “Grimm’s Complete Fairy Tales”; personalized inscription to endpaper of “The Divine Comedy”; minimal surface wear to bookends.
- measurement of largest book.