The Medici (Modern Library #179.1)

By: YOUNG, G. F.

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A profile of the House of Medici who wielded great power in Florence and Tuscany, starting in the 14th century. With preface by the author. Jacket features striking illustration by E. McKnight Kauffer. --- Toledano spine 8, w/blue cloth-covered boards, gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks, faded black topstain, grey Kent endpapers. Volume bears 1930 date but likely published c.1950. Jacket style h, verso advertises 347 titles in ML catalog. ML #179.1. --- With previous owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down and w/his signature on front free endpaper, mildly bumped lower cover corners; otherwise a firm, clean, unmarked copy. Dust jacket with some chipping and small tears; in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xxi, 824 pages

Title: The Medici (Modern Library #179.1)

Author Name: YOUNG, G. F.

Categories: >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir, >>Modern Library Editions, >>European History,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [1950]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 76625