The Makers of Venice. Doges, Conquerors, Painters and Men of Letters.

  • Oliphant, Mrs
  • London: Macmillan and Co. 1892


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‘Extra illustrated edition’, large 8vo, pp. xv, [i], 410, [2] + 57 plates. Further illustrations throughout text. Original quarter white cloth, maroon boards, gilt stamp to front board, spine divided by triple gilt rules, lettered in red, green endpapers, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed. Some foxing. Extremities a little bumped, spine toned, lettering rubbed.


The fourth edition of the prolific Scottish writer Margaret Oliphant Wilson Oliphant's (1828-1897) history of Venice, with 30 new photographic plates capturing the many bridges and ornamental facades throughout the city.

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